How do i care for an avocado tree?

Answer WateringWater the avocado tree slowly and deeply, soaking the soil to the avocado tree's roots. Avoid letting water accumulate around the tree for more than a few hours.FertilizingFertilize the avo... Read More »

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Outdoor Avocado Tree Care?

The avocado tree or Persea americana is an evergreen tree in the same family as the bay laurel and cinnamon trees. It is cultivated mainly for its large, edible fruit and is originally from Central... Read More »

How to Care for a Holiday Avocado Tree?

Avocado trees are popular among home gardeners for many reasons. They have large, glossy leaves, are easy to grow, and provide a wonderful gourmet fruit. You may remember grade-school science proje... Read More »

How do I grow an avocado tree from an avocado seed?

Yes, the seed from a supermarket avocado will sprout and grow. I have one about 4 feet tall right now. The point end goes down. Put toothpicks about a third of the way down the seed in a glass o... Read More »

Can you grow an avocado tree from an avocado pit?

Avocado trees can be started from an avocado pit skewered on toothpicks. Immerse it halfway in water until 3 inches of roots grow and the pit sprouts. Transplant the seedling into potting soil. In ... Read More »