>Basically you : Eat an avocado (fun part) Clean-off the pit Suspend it over a dish of water with toothpicks (half-submerged) Wait 3 to 6 weeks for it to sprout Simple enough, right? Now, I can't guarantee that you'll have fruit for even a year or two, bu
I actually managed to get a 3 foot tree growing from an avocado seed but we moved and I lost it. Gotta start over. Apparently though, from what I researched, growing a tree from an avocado won’t yield avocados the same way avocado farms do.
When the stem reaches 12 inches tall, pinch out the top two sets of leaves. This will encourage the plant to grow side shoots and more leaves, making it bushy. Each time the plant grows another 6 inches pinch out the 2 newest sets of leaves on top.