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Avocado Shepard (B Type) 5L

Avocado Shepard (B Type) 5L

Regular price $79.00 AUD
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Rich and buttery, the Shepard avocado accounts for 10-15% of Australia’s avocados – in season from February until April. It has a “slightly firmer flesh” than the much-loved Hass, which means it’s harder to tell when this version of the fruit is ripe. It’s also not as easy to smash and pop on toast.

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How To Grow Avocado Shepard (B Type) 5L

Climate
Subtropical

Position
Full Sun (protection from Harsh sun when young)

Height
4-8m

Pollination
Cross polination benificial A and B type

Propagated
Grafted

Time to Fruit
2-3 Years

Watering
Moderate watering with good drainage

Harvest
August, september, oct,november ,december

Frost/Cold Tolerant
Occasional

Deciduous
Evergreen

Grow in a Pot
30l+