Alligator Pear (Persea americana 'Fuerte')

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Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Leaves: Evergreen
Uses: Shade Tree
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw

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Posted by wcgypsy (Northern California) on Nov 21, 2011 1:48 PM

The California Avocado Commission describes the Fuerte Avocado as being:

Pear-shaped
Medium sized seed
Medium large fruit, 5-14 ounces
Easily peeled
Smooth green skinned
Creamy, pale green fleshed
Harvested late Fall-Spring

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