Not only because its creamy flesh tastes good, Avocado is one of the popular fruits. It contains unsaturated oils and other important nutrients.
Botanical name: Persea americana
Popular name(s): Avocado, Avocado Pear
Origin: The wild type is native to Mexico and some South American countries. Avocados are grown in tropical and subtropical regions.
Size/height: Depending on the cultivar, the fruits are between 7 and 20 centimeters long. The avocado tree can grow up to 20 meters high.
Season: Avocados are available all year round.
Categories: Fruit & Vegetables |