Avocado Greece/Crete Fuerte nurseries , producer prices, Avocado Fuerte general information:
Seed Size: Large
Skin Texture: Medium
Blossom Type: B
Fruit Shape: Obovate
Skin Color Unripe: Green
Color Ripe: Green
Skin Thickness: Medium
Average Fruit Weight oz: 9 to 16
%Ratio Seed/Skin/Flesh: 15:10:75
Chania, producer prices, Avocado. Additional Information: Introduced in 1911 as budwood from Atlixco, Puebla, Mexico. A Mexican hybrid variety that is ready to be harvested from November and is good in March. Hangs well on the tree. A large variety of commercial, Calif period estimated for the winter season and the type of flowering. The skin thickness is moderate. The size of the grain is large. Most of the varieties grown in California fall into the group of “Guatemala” or “Mexican” (or a hybrid of both) while Florida grows mostly “Western India”. This is done by weight as a sample of mature fruit.
Avocado Greece/Crete Fuerte nurseries. Tree lively, relatively resistant to cold, such as trees Mexican type. It tends to produce erratic. They are particularly sensitive to cold or very hot weather during flowering. Matures its fruits December – March. The fruit is small to medium size ( 170-400 gr), pyriform, with moderately thick bark. Externally smooth, leathery, attractive green coloration. Semen is usually small. The flesh tans very quickly after cutting and the quality is excellent. Fruit withstand extremely in packaging operations, storage at low temperatures and transport. Generally, it is today one of the most important commercial varieties of the world. It is the standard by which others, are compared.