The Feijoa fruit, also called as guavasteen, is a fabulous fruit originally grown in South America. It is now being cultivated in the United States and New Zealand.
The Feijoa tree looks small like a shrub and is famous for its health benefits. This fruit is now being combined with yogurt, ice creams, juices, jams and shakes for its preferred taste. The fruit tastes sweet, and one gets a unique blend of the tastes of pineapple, strawberry, banana and guava. Perhaps this is why Feijoa is referred to as pineapple guava in many places.
The Feijoa or pineapple guava fruit is a natural source of many vital nutrients the body needs. Let us have a look at the other health benefits of feijoa fruit.