Variety: Gwen Avocados

Variety Overview

Gwen avocados look similar to the hass variety, but are slightly larger. They are oval and plump with thick green skins that have a pebbled texture and turn dull green when the fruit is fully ripe. They have creamy gold-green flesh around a small to medium seed.

Characteristics

  • Avocados
  • Tropical Fruit
  • Plump, oval fruit with thick, pebbled green skin

  • Creamy, gold-green

  • Nutty, buttery

  • Medium to large; 6-15 ounces

  • Green to dull green

  • Oval

  • Yes
  • Small to medium seed

  • Late summer to late winter

  • Photo courtesy California Avocado Commission

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