Avocado facts


1. Avocado is a fruit growing on trees from the laurel family.

2. Avocado grows in natural conditions in both Americas and south-eastern Asia.

3. 118 species of avocados are known.

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4. Avocado is also called a tasty grateful.

5. The avocado looks like a pear on the outside. It’s even called an avocado pear.

6. The big pit in the middle of the avocado is not edible.

7. Avocado contains persina, which is highly poisonous for some birds, horses, dogs, cats, cattle, rabbits, goats.

8. Over 75% of global avocado production comes from North America.

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9. Archaeologists’ research indicates that the avocado was known today in Peru 15,000 years ago.

10. Some varieties have a very rough skin, they are called an alligator pear.

11. Avocado is an ideal fruit that contains most vitamins, healthy fats and protein. Everything you need to be healthy.

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12. The word avocado derives from the Aztec language “Nahuatl”, which means “nucleus”.

13. Aztec virgins were banned from eating avocados. It was believed that this fruit is too strong an aphrodisiac.

14. In China, it is often called a butter fruit.

15. Avocado seed can be over 6 cm long.

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16. From a biological point of view, avocado is a single-grain berry.

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Avocado questions

How many calories does avocado have?

There are 160 kcal in 100 grams of avocado.

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Avocado is a fruit or vegetable?

Avocado is a fruit. It grows on the tree and belongs to single-grained berries.

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How long does the avocado mature?

Avocado ripens very long, from 6 to 8 months.

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Can you eat whole avocado?

Only the flesh is edible, which is about 85% of the weight of the fruit.

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What height does the avocado grow in?

The avocado tree can grow up to 20 meters.

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How much avocado weighs?

Avocado weight varies from 100 g to even 1 kg.

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Can you be allergic to avocados?

Each plant can sensitize. Allergy to the avocado may have people allergic to pollen and latex.

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Is it true that avocados absorb large amounts of water, and are there mafias in some countries that rob farmers of crops?

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