Avocado tree grow and care – tree of the genus Persea also known as Avocado tree or Alligator pear, Avocado tree perennial evergreen plant, grow for the edible fruits also used as ornamental plant, can grow in tropic, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+ and with the right overwinter care when it’s young in hardiness zone 9.

Leaves color green and glossy in ovate shape.

Flowers of Avocado tree unique they are also male and female but they do not open during the same hours, each flower begins its life as a female flower and end is life as a male. Female flower blooms for several hours while the male flowers are not in function about a day after the male bloom will open while the female parts no longer in function. There are two kind of varieties A and B. A variety is the species whose female flowers bloom in the morning and male bloom at the evening, B variety is the species that’s the male flowers bloom in the morning and female bloom at the evening.

Avocado tree edible fruits

Fruit mostly oval (pear shape) the skin of the fruit is can be smooth or like alligator skin colored green to brown black the fruit inside is green.

There are a variety of Avocado tree trees on different dates ripening. Possible to graft together more than one variety on the same tree will increase the chances of bearing fruit.

Avocado tree for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


Blooming Seasons
  • Autumn flowers
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
  • Winter flowers
Edible Parts
  • Edible Fruit
Culinary uses
  • Eaten raw
  • Salad
  • Spreads & Sauces
  • Vegetables
Flower colors
  • Yellow flower
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Harvest Season
  • Autumn Harvest
  • Spring Harvest
  • Summer Harvest
  • Winter harvest
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
  • Fast growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Evergreen
  • Perennial plant
  • Tree
Plant Uses
  • Edible plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
  • Winter planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
Watering plants
  • Big amount of water
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13
  • Hardiness zone 9