Avocado - Fuerte (B)

Persea americana

Avocado Fuerte

Pear shaped fruit, small to medium in size with slightly rough, thin green skin. The flesh is of a buttery texture with excellent flavour. Vigorous spreading tree that bears biennially. Harvest April - June

$69.00 ($69.00-$79.00 choose a size)

Specifications of Avocado - Fuerte (B)

Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 5-10m

Plants required to Pollinate 1+ Beneficial (cross pollination helps with fruit set)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Fruiting/Harvest Months April, May, June

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Avocado - Fuerte (B) Reviews & Tips

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★★★★★ 1months ago

Forestville, NSW, Australia

Avocado - Fuerte (B)

A beautiful avocado tree that prefers a very well draining soil that is enriched with manure or compost, but will not tolerate too much watering ( wet feet ). Mulch well and grow in a sunny position. Feed with a slow release fertiliser every 3-4 months.

★★★★ 1y ago


It's a Type B and easy to grow. It flowers a bit too early in our cooler climate so fruit set is not great and a few are cocktail avocados. I planted it for cross pollinating our Type A's - but it tends to flower a bit earlier than all of them. It is ...

Aaron Siemienow1
★★★★ 2y ago

GEROGERY, NSW, Australia

Just planted - see if it stands up to the frosts

6y ago

COBURG, VIC, Australia

Produces about 1 avocado per year.  :-(UPDATE 2015: First real crop this year of about 10 fruit. Great flavour and texture.

6y ago

Kensington, NSW, Australia

Bought it to get the non fruiting Hass moving

★★★★ 10y ago

CAWONGLA, NSW, Australia

I think we started with a Sharwill and a Hass , but our avos have gone the same way as the mangoes, really. We have one now which is a beauty but I think it is different Avo than we first selected. Very early on, it suffered stress with a very hot dr...

★★★★★ 10y ago


magnificent tree no doubt about itafter the Hass did not flower this year we thought we wouldn't get a crop from this one...thank goodness we were wrong!  the crop is smaller than expected but still must have close to 100 fruitwe think this is the bes...

★★★ 11y ago

MURGON, NSW, Australia

small fruit developing Nov09.                                                                           Sept 2010  In FULL flower, brillant display-Photo taken Sept 2010

★★★★★ 11y ago

Moodlu, QLD, Australia

The Avocado pear likes plenty of water. It has been very dry of late. Fortunately, I had some spare water which I was able to use on my 2 trees as they were in the early fruiting period and I risked losing new fruit just setting. Now they are looking q...

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