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Avocado 'Mexicola Grande'

Persea americana

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Mexicola Grande is a popular variety of Avocado, which belongs to the Persea genus (Persea americana 'Mexicola Grande').

Larger than Mexicola avocados

This variety is a Fruit that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more.

Be aware that Mexicola Grande Avocado typically needs a fair amount of maintenance and care in order to grow successfully. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests. Pay attention to weeding, feed and pruning schedules to ensure your plant remains in peak condition.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Mexicola Grande have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Mexicola Grande

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Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Mexicola Grande is thought of as half hardy, so it will need cloching or fleece protection when the temperature dips. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Mexicola Grande are Zone 9 and Zone 10.

Growing Mexicola Grande from seed

Transplanting Mexicola Grande

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Mexicola Grande is a half hardy plant.

Harvesting Mexicola Grande

Avocado Mexicola Grande Etymology

The Latin word “Americana” means “of the Americas”.1

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