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Avocado Varieties

 Avocado Varieties Grown at Brokaw Nursery

Variety

Flower Type

Taste

Fruit  Size (oz)

Fruit Color

Fruit   Shape

Skin

Oil %

Fruit  Season

Tree Size

Remarks

Bacon

B

Good

18-32

green

ovoid

med-thin

18

Oct-Feb

med-upright

Very cold hardy pollinizer

Ettinger

B

Good

9-20

green

pear

thin

 

Feb-Jun

medium

lrg seed, fiber free, soft, melting

Fuerte

B

Xlnt

9-16

green

pear

med-thin

18

Jan-Apr

large-spread

alternate bearing

GEM

A

Xlnt

7-11

green/ black

ellipsoid

medium thick

18

Apr-Sept

medium compact

exhibits less alternate bearing than hass

Hass- Carmen

A

Xlnt

6-14

green/ black

obovate

medium

18

Throughout Year

round compact dense

heavy bearing, fruits up to 3 times per year

Hass

A

Xlnt

6-14

green/ black

obovate

medium rough

18

Feb-Aug

medium spreading

commercial

Lamb Hass

A

Xlnt

10-18

black

pear

pebbly

 

Jun-Dec

medium upright

commercial, matures later than hass

Reed

A

Xlnt

12-18

green

round

med-thick

19-20

Sep-Dec

medium spreading

resistant to salt burn, cold tender

Zutano

B

Good

11-14

green

pear

med-thin

16

Dec-Jan

large upright

good low temperature

 

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