Variety: Fuerte Avocados

Variety Overview

Fuerte avocados are pear-shaped with smooth, thin, easy-peeling green skins and creamy pale green flesh around a medium pear-shaped seed. They remain green when ripe.

Characteristics

  • Avocados
  • Tropical Fruit
  • A medium to large pear-shaped fruit with smooth, thin green skin

  • Creamy and pale green

  • Rich and nutty

  • Medium to large; about 5-14 ounces

  • Green

  • Pear-shaped

  • Yes
  • Medium pear-shaped seed

  • Late fall through spring, primarily in California

  • Photo courtesy California Avocado Commission