WHOLESALE AVOCADO TREE NURSERIES
Wholesale Avocado cultivars are offered in a range of varieties suited for growing in different climates. Bacon has been widely regarded as the best ‘cold climate’ avocado suited to southern states Melbourne Victoria, and Adelaide South Australia. However in many cooler situation Wurtz and Rincon do equally as well.
For commercial growing Avocado trees are spaced at around 10m or at 125 trees per acre depending on variety.
The following varieties are most popular for wholesale production ; Fuerte, Bacon (cold climate), Hass, Reed, Wurtz, Rincon Shephard and Gwen.
Plant Profile and Growing Hints:
Avocado are becoming increasingly popular as a food crop. With varieties suited to a range of climates Avocado are widely grown in Australia.
An evergreen tree growing to 20m depending on species. A frost free position is best.
Wholesale Nurseries and avocado trees for sale from listed nurseries below. Pollination of Avocado Trees depends somewhat on the climate and the cultivar. From seedling to bearing fruit also dpends on climate, in warmer climates 3 – 4 years in colder areas 6 – 7 years. Remember that Avocado Trees require good drainage, they do not like soggy ground…..
MEREDITH WHOLESALE NURSERY phone: 0352 861397 fax: 0352 861280 8 Read St Meredith Vic 3333 Avocado Bacon, most suitable for cold climate. Wholesale and retail nursery, selling native tubestock and more advanced plants to wholesalers and the general public. All types of deciduous fruit and ornamental trees, tree guards, stakes etc
PERRY’S FRUIT and NUT NURSERY Kangarilla Rd, McLaren Flat. SA 5171 PH 08 8383 0268 Fax 08 8383 0503 Includes: Avocado