Bacon Avocado

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Bacon Avocado

Persea americana x ‘Bacon’

The Bacon avocado is a medium-sized green avocado that stays green when ripe.  The flesh is yellowish green in color and has a good flavor. It is a Type B avocado and will produce fruits on its own but will produce more when planted with a Type A avocado such as Pinkerton.

Bacon Details  
Parentage Mexican
Flower Type Type-B
Fruit Shape Ellipsoid
Skin Color When Ripe Green
Skin Thickness Thin
Fruit Season October-January
Fruit Weight 9-16 oz.
Seed Size Large
Oil Content 16%
Tree Size Large
Hardiness Very Hardy to 24°F
 Flavor  Good