I planted 2 avocado trees 8 years ago & all I get is small bitter fruit. How long B 4 I get some good fruit?

Answer MASTER GARDENER TO THE RESCUE.Let me guess, you planted them yourself from the pits of avocados you ate? Right? What you have are some very nice looking, fast growing avocado trees. but you have... Read More »

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Are fruit trees planted in the spring or fall?

In Australia In the temperate parts of Australia, we plant fruit trees in the winter months of June to August for most, although almonds should be planted earlier. This would apply to most Southern... Read More »

Do you need two avocado trees to bear fruit?

Can I use pigs to clean up around my dwarf fruit trees Will they hurt the trees while eating the fruit?

I just read a report for a MASTER GARDENER in Texas who tried pigs the way you are asking. It was a disaster. The pigs went after the lower fruit still on the trees and actually broke off many lo... Read More »

How long is it before an avocado tree bears fruit?

Avocado trees planted from seeds take 10 to 15 years to bear fruit. Trees planted as grafted trees produce fruit within two years. Avocado fruit do not tree ripen and can be left on the tree as a f... Read More »