Avocado - Fuerte (B)Persea americana
$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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Customer Tips & Reviews Avocado - Fuerte (B)
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.
LESCHENAULT, WA, Australia
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 ...
COBURG, VIC, Australia
Produces about 1 avocado per year. :-(UPDATE 2015: First real crop this year of about 10 fruit. Great flavour and texture.
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...
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...
MURGON, NSW, Australia
small fruit developing Nov09. Sept 2010 In FULL flower, brillant display-Photo taken Sept 2010