Strawberry guava Myrtaceae
Native to Brazil and adjacent tropical South America A highly invasive species in Hawaiʻi In Hawaiʻi, the red-fruited variety is locally known as waiawī ʻulaʻula. The yellow-fruited variety is usually larger and is known as lemon guava (Psidium cattleianum f. lucidum
) or waiawī melemele. Picked fresh from a hike. Among the local population, there appears to be a love, a love/have, or a hate affiliation with strawberry guava in Hawaii.