If the culture of’avocado in the ground n’is possible that in tropical and Mediterranean regions, we can grow ourselves lawyers to’inside our house.
It will take some time before’get the first lawyers, but the culture of this tree’tropical origin remains a real pleasure, both simple and rewarding.
Grow an avocado at home:
We will introduce you to the technique of planting’a core of’lawyer:
- Choose one or more Fine cores, good size and n’has especially been skinned by a knife when opened.
- Clean it without’damage to the’clear water remove the remaining flesh.
- Dip it in’Hot water, between 35 and 40 ° for half an hour.
- Do it dry several hours in the sun or in a dry and ventilated place so that’he n’there is no trace of’humidity.
- Then plant 3 matches or toothpicks around the core and place it on a glass without its’it touches.
Hold the pointed side up and fill the glass’water immersing the lower part the core.
You can also put cotton soaked’water in the bottom of your glass.
Change the’water regularly.
- After a few weeks, roots will reach 1 or 2 cm.
- Plant then the kernel in a pot filled with potting soil and water regularly, the land must be kept moist at first.
Another technique consists in crash the kernel directly in moist soil.
Then you have the’water regularly order to keep the soil moist always up’to’first growth.
Although faster to implement, the result is often more difficult get to.
But nothing prevents you’try, the result may be worth it!
You will ensure that’Watering is regular but never excessive, especially in the beginning when the’Avocado is most fragile. The more’avocado advance in age, the less it will need’water.
Where to place an avocado?
It needs’maximum light and enjoy the sun the’summer. You can get out after all risk of frost (between May and September).
Inside, always place the edge of’a window.
Cut an avocado:
No size n’is required at the beginning because it would delay when the’into production.
Only one size’maintenance of dead wood and gourmands s’proves effective.
The first crop of’No lawyers’that will take place’at about 8 to 10 years.
But in the meantime, its beautiful evergreen will make a beautiful plant to’inside.
Try out the culture of’avocado with your children, c’is fun and easy.
Multiplying the number of cores will increase to’so your chances of success!