South Florida Tropicals: Avocado
A close up of avocados growing on a tree.
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How to Cite

Bobroff, Linda B, and Amy Simonne. 2018. “South Florida Tropicals: Avocado: FCS8513/HE606, Rev. 1`/201`8”. EDIS 2018 (1).


This 4-page fact sheet is a major revision that discusses the background, availability, selection, ripening, storage, uses, yield, nutritive value, and basic, safe preparation of the avocado. The document also contains several avocado-based recipes. Written by Linda B. Bobroff and Amy Simonne, and published by the UF/IFAS Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, revised January 2018.
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SunSentinel. (2009). Guacamole chicken salad. SunSentinel. Accessed on December 20, 2017.

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