Is avocado a fruit or a vegetable?

Answer An avocado is a fruit that contains a large seed inside. A vegetable such as a carrot is not formed from a flower and does not contain seeds. Avocados contain many nutrients and are high in monouns... Read More »

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

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 »

Do you need two avocado trees to bear fruit?

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 »

How is a fruit different from a vegetable?

Fruits have seeds in them but vegetables don't have seeds. Strictly speaking a vegetable is a plant ofr part of one that is used for food other than those reckoned to be fruits.