Unlike many fruits that typically have a sweet or acidic taste, avocados have a smooth, buttery consistency and a rich flavor. It is popular for it's use in salads and sandwiches..

Avocados have 1.6 times as much potassium as bananas. A 3.5 oz serving has about 177 calories, contains no cholesterol, and has about 0.6 oz of fat, which is primarily the monounsaturated type. Nutrient values vary by cultivar.

Avocado Tree (HAAS) 1 Year old (A type pollinator)

  • The Avocado tree is an evergreen tree that can grow into a very large tree if not pruned. The avocado fruit may be round, pear shaped, or oblong, and the skin of the fruit may vary in texture and colour according to the specific variety.(The Hass has a rough skin and is rounder than the shepard) Avocado trees can be grown on a wide range of soil types and climates , but require good drainage as they don't like to be waterlogged. Annual rainfall of 50 inches that is evenly distributed over the year is adequate.