How to Plant Avacado Seeds?

Answer Native to Portugal, the avocado is a fast-growing plant that germinates from seed. Also known as the alligator pear or butter pear plant, avocado plants grow to heights of 30 feet at maturity. The ... Read More »

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How do I grow an avacado plant from seeds?

Fill a pot with commercial potting soil. Any pot with a drainage hole in the bottom will work, even a coffee can or a milk carton. Plant the avocado seed with the pointed end up. The top of the see... Read More »

Growing a avacado plant?

Great job so far! Avocados… need to stay above freezing. Depending where you are in Texas (South or North), you might want to keep it in the planter so y... Read More »

Can you plant an avacado tree in a pot?

Avocado trees can be grown in plant pots, as long as they are placed in a brightly lit spot. Use a quick-draining soil to promote growth. Give the avocado water, fertilizer and light. Avocados even... Read More »

How do I grow an avacado plant?

Prepare Planting AreaSelect a planting area that receives full sunlight and is protected from wind and frost. Avocados grow best in soil that is nutrient-rich and well-draining. Dig a planting hole... Read More »