Little Cado Avocado Tree

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  • Also Known as Minicado and Wurtz/Wertz Avocado.
  • Makes a great backyard tree. 
  • Produces good-tasting, green-skinned fruit with medium-thin skin.
  • Height 10-15 feet. Fruit size 8-14 oz.
  • Ripens May-September. 
  • Frost sensitive below 32ºF
  • Grafted onto Mexican Seedling rootstock




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Read: Let's Talk Avocados- An Avocado Growing Guide


Protect your tree from sunburn, insects & rodents with PLANT GUARD tree paint & foliar spray.


Protect your roots from rodents with ROOT GUARD the original gopher wire basket. 


Feed your fruit tree with Romeo Plant Food. This water-soluble fertilizer is great for in-ground or in-container growing. 



No customer pick-up.


  • We can ship our "Other Edibles" (non-citrus plants) and growing accessories to most states, including Texas, Arizona or Florida. 
  • Sorry, we do not ship any items to the US Virgin Islands, Guam, Puerto Rico or to API/APO addresses, or to other countries at this time.
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    •  These trees, measured from the top of the root ball, are 18-36” tall, with a trunk diameter between 1/4-1/2 inch. They are planted in a 5x12" growers pot.
    • Within a month of delivery we suggest repotting into a larger (10"-12" diameter) container or planting directly in the ground. Ultimately, avocado trees will be happiest and most productive when planted in the ground.
    • Like citrus trees, avocado trees appreciate well aerated soil that retains moisture and also drains well.  Provide full sun, regular feeding and good drainage to keep the tree happy and productive.


    Growing Conditions

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    Full Sun

    Provide 8 or more hours of direct sunlight per day.

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    10’-15’ MATURE TREE

    Tree will reach 10'-15' at maturity. Not recommended for container planting.

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    Little Cado Avocados are self-fruitful, but fruit yield will be increased with nearby avocado trees and/or bee friendly flowers.

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    Spring- Fall

    Season when fruit typically ripens in California

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    Hardy to 32 ºF

    Protect when temperatures fall below 32 degrees Fahrenheit.