Indoor avocado plant stopped growing

In September I pinched off the top of new growth hoping it would bush out and develop another bud or buds. Since that time it has stopped growing. The avocado plant pit dried out and fell off. In October I…

GEM Avocado Tree

I need to find a GEM avocado tree to plant in my green house. Can you please advise where to find it in Toronto?  …

Can my avocado be saved?

My avocado  plant is around 13 feet tall and is around 100 years old – my Grandmother started it.  In the move from Montreal to Toronto about a month ago, it was put in storage for a few days and…

Plant Identification – Schefflera or Avocado?

  I planted the seed for this tree (see attached photo) in a pot many years ago. It stays in a sun room during the winter and in our Toronto back-yard during the summer. I believe the seed came from…

Avocado Tree

Hi There, Two weeks ago I had a large 80 year old Avocado tree moved from Montreal to Toronto. It was in a storage facility for several days.The leaves were all dead when they arrived, so the mover cut them…

Growing Avocado From Pit

What is the best way to grow an avocado from a pit? I have it on toothpicks resting in water.  Should it be in soil instead?    …