Avocado, Butter Fruit, Makhanphal ( Grown through seeds ) - Plant
Description for Avocado, Butter Fruit, Makhanphal ( Grown through seeds )
The avocado (Persea americana) is a tree that is native to South Central Mexico, classified as a member of the flowering plant family Lauraceae. Avocado (also alligator pear) additionally refers to the tree s fruit, which is ... It is known as "butter fruit" in parts of India and goes by the name
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Persea americana ,Avocado, Butter Fruit Plant,Persea americana ,Makhanphal||Brown||July through August||Up to 30 feet||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
An accurate soil test will tell you where your pH currently stands. Acidic (sour) soil is counteracted by applying finely ground limestone, and alkaline (sweet) soil is treated with ground sulfur.
|Full Sun||Well-drained soil||Medium||20 to 30 degrees C||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Avocado
- Prune plant every spring and destroy all old or diseased plant material.
- Wear elbow-length gloves that are thick enough to protect your hands from thorns or a clumsy slip, but flexible enough to allow you to hold your tools.
- Always wear safety goggles; branches can whip back when released.
November to February
Typical uses of Avocado
Special features: Fruit plant
Ornamental use: It is used for the ornamental plant.
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Grown in coco-peat and hence requires less water while being relatively insect free.
What a great experience from start to finish.
Very nice plants...looking so beautiful..thanku nurserylive?