Black lesion on avocado stem

Avocado    None Given

My avocado was bought from a nursery in miami and took the stress of traveling over 3 days ! it survived the stress but then it started developing this black spot in the middle of the stem! its places in full sun outdoor , humidity ranges between 40-60 %, in a hot weather ranges between 85- 100 F...

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:August 6, 2015

1 answer    1908 views

Pv logo No Image
Fibers of Avocado

Avocado    Philippines

Which type of fiber are avocados richer: soluble fiber or insoluble fiber?

Asked by: Liz (1 point)   Posted:November 12, 2018

0 answers    189 views

Pv logo No Image
Lila Avocado leaves turning brown in heat

Avocado    Goliad, Texas

Planted tree about 4 months ago. Water regularly, twice a week. Why have all leaves turned brown? I'm in South Texas Ben

Asked by: Ben (1 point)   Posted:July 20, 2015

1 answer    1453 views

This is my tall one, I hope you can see the problem.
Leaves on my avocado plants are are drying on the ends and flaking away?

Avocado    None Given

I had a problem with browning but this is different. They are turning dark brown but drying and flaking off. What should I do?

Asked by: Lorraine (1 point)   Posted:June 4, 2017

0 answers    597 views

Pv logo No Image
avocado

Avocado    None Given

Tiny fruit fails to stay on the tree and all falls off at once. Why?

Asked by: Barry Granger (1 point)   Posted:November 28, 2016

1 answer    836 views

Pv logo No Image
Avocado tree shedding all leaves.

Avocado    State College, PA

I bought a beautiful Avocado plant in summer and planted it outside in a spot with full sun. In the nursery they had advised me to plant it in acidic soil, so I did. Shortly afterwards all the leaves' tips started turning brown and wrinkly. I feared that maybe the spot I had chosen was too hot,...

Asked by: Rahel Salathé (13 points)   Posted:November 17, 2014

2 answers    8889 views

6 Months (full profile)
Transparent & Curling New Growth

Avocado   

We have only been having these issues for the past few weeks, shortly before repotting into a larger pot as she was rooted out. The new growth began to get lighter and lighter and now is transparent and the newest growth shows signs of leaf curl. What is going on and what do we do about this?...

Asked by: BCH (1 point)   Posted:September 27, 2016

3 answers    1518 views

Avocado tree leaves turing brown

Avocado    None Given

Hi My 1 year old avocado tree's leave suddenly started turning brown about a month ago. At the same time all new growth stopped for two weeks. It has since grown new leaves that don't seem to be affected. The browning pattern seems to be quite distinctive. It is in a large pot and was grown...

Asked by: John Frost (1 point)   Posted:March 14, 2017

5 answers    3030 views

Avocado sucker?
Training a young avocado plant in container

Avocado    Pennsylvania, USA

My avocado plant that I grew from a seed seems to be doing really well (thanks to all on PlantVillage who helped me to grow it). I have re-potted it into a large clay pot and it is outside on the porch to soak up the summer sun. The plant is growing rapidly and in addition to what I believe is a...

Asked by: Lindsay McMenemy (167 points)   Posted:August 9, 2013

2 answers    8561 views

Spotted Leaves of Avocado Tree.
Problem with Avocado Tree

Avocado    None Given

What is wrong with this Avocado tree? In South Florida, lots of blossoms. How do I treat the problem?

Asked by: Cee Gordon (1 point)   Posted:March 4, 2017

1 answer    769 views

Avocado leaves turning brown and falling off

Avocado    None Given

My greenhouse avocado trees are starting to brown in this way on all the leaves. New leaves are still growing but the old ones continue to get worse with this type of inter-vein browning. The leaves are then falling off pretty regularly. Please let me know if you have any ideas what might be...

Asked by: Kristin (2 points)   Posted:May 9, 2017

1 answer    1189 views

Avocado tree with brown edges on the leaves, how do you fix it?

Avocado    None Given

Avocado tree with brown edges on the leaves, how do you fix it?

Asked by: Ken M Clark (1 point)   Posted:July 15, 2016

1 answer    952 views

Pv logo No Image
Avocado tree sucker, should I cut it off?

Avocado    Ontario

I have a 5-month avocado tree that has had a sucker shooting out on the side almost a month since it started growing. I'm wondering whether I should cut if off as I have read that the sucker usually steals nutrients from the rest of the tree. Have any of you had this experience? If so, what did...

Asked by: Seed, Sow, Eat. (2 points)   Posted:August 30, 2015

0 answers    1278 views

Pv logo No Image
Avocado

Avocado    None Given

My avocado tree is 10 years old . It flowers every year but doesn't set fruit. What could the problem be?

Asked by: Joe Alsip (1 point)   Posted:April 1, 2016

2 answers    1298 views

Pv logo No Image
Hard section of Ripe Avocado Fruit

Avocado    Ghana

The flesh of my ripe avocado fruit always has a section at the bottom that is hard and unripe.

Asked by: Francis (1 point)   Posted:April 8, 2019

1 answer    146 views

Leaves don't look that good

Avocado    None Given

My leaves look like this. Is something wrong? It's a black avocado and it is planted in Tampa, Fl. It does have some fruit on it.

Asked by: Abbey (1 point)   Posted:March 22, 2017

1 answer    1258 views

Pv logo No Image
Pale leaves

Avocado    None Given

Hi My two potted avocado a which had been growing well are now getting pale leaves with veins showing. Are they lacking some mineral? Thanks!

Asked by: Johanna Buhr (1 point)   Posted:June 3, 2017

0 answers    340 views

Avocado leaf tips browning! Help! What to do?

Avocado    Ontario

I just noticed today that the tips of my avocado leaves are browning. What does this mean? Please advise!

Asked by: Seed, Sow, Eat. (2 points)   Posted:August 30, 2015

1 answer    1475 views

Pv logo No Image
Tree started form a seed 3 years ago, 3 ft tall and no branches brought indoors for winter. New growth appears

Avocado    hamilton on can

Leaves fall off and new growth begins again there is about a foot of trunk showing where the leaves fall off. The tree started from a seed 3 years ago standing in a 5 gallon pot the stem is 3 ft tall and you can see where the leaves have fallen off. During the summer, the leaves remain on the...

Asked by: nick bilinsky (1 point)   Posted:January 2, 2016

0 answers    881 views

The older avocados leaves
Avocado tree lost all its leaves

Avocado   

Before the winter period my avocado tree's leaves started turning brown. As time went on it got worse and worse. My largest avocado tree now has only 7 leaves left from the 22 it started with. My smaller avocado tree lost a few but seems healthy and has grown 3 new leaves back since. But my...

Asked by: Tia (3 points)   Posted:January 24, 2015

1 answer    2163 views

Avocado problem

Avocado    None Given

This avocado started having these brown dry spots ?

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:June 20, 2016

1 answer    811 views

My Avocado Tree
Avocado looks sick

Avocado    None Given

Hi all, I am new here and glad I found this site. I had two avocado tree's. One died because of heavy rains as I live in mid Florida, the other which is pictured has now started losing its leaves and they are heavy brown tipped. I found something which called it as Anthracnose disease. But I...

Asked by: scott (1 point)   Posted:May 11, 2017

1 answer    825 views

Curled leaves

Avocado    None Given

My Avocados look healthy with the new leaves, but the older ones started curling upwards as if they will close. They are outdoors, in light shade, good growth and color of leaves . What could be the problem?

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:February 26, 2016

1 answer    1265 views

Avocado tree with brown edges on the leaves, how do you fix it?

Avocado    None Given

Avocado tree with brown edges on the leaves, how do you fix it?

Asked by: Ken M Clark (1 point)   Posted:July 23, 2016

1 answer    1109 views

Pv logo No Image
Avocado tree about 6 years old

Avocado    sebastian,florida

Recently large branches on my tree are withering then turning totally brown. The rest of the tree looks great. Can you tell me what might be wrong with it? thank you

Asked by: Patty (1 point)   Posted:November 28, 2015

2 answers    1263 views

Avocado seedling is not growing

Avocado    None Given

I don't know why, but it's been like this for 3 months and won't grow. However, the root is growing. So I'm wondering why the stem is not growing. Any help would be appreciated.

Asked by: Sindre (1 point)   Posted:April 18, 2017

1 answer    839 views

Pv logo No Image
Should I plant seed grown avocado outside or repot indoors?

Avocado    Novato, CA 94947

Hi. I have 2 avocado plants I started from seed inside. It gets very warm in the summer here. The plants are now 1- 1/2 feet tall. Mean temperature inside has been 65-72 F, Should I keep them inside and re-pot from water into 8 inch pots for a year and then put outside or do I plant in ground...

Asked by: Annie (1 point)   Posted:March 24, 2015

1 answer    1290 views

Pv logo No Image
Avocado seed

Avocado    Jarrell, Texas

I have tried several times to plant avocado seeds. Can someone help me figure out which side is the top (since seeds are round) and how to propagate them. Thank you

Asked by: Terry (1 point)   Posted:August 31, 2016

2 answers    745 views

avocado spots

Avocado    None Given

what is this spot, what causes it? how can I prevent it? and how do I treat it here is southern Florida zone 11

Asked by: Ian Wolinsky (1 point)   Posted:December 8, 2016

2 answers    1322 views

Avocado leaves turning brown

Avocado    Georgia

This is my first avocado 18 months old just transplanted this early spring into a larger container. I've noticed some Browning on various places on the leaf I'm familiar with tip burn and this is not that. I don't want to lose this plant any suggestions about what it is.

Asked by: David Urmetz Jr (1 point)   Posted:July 14, 2019

0 answers    54 views