The most commonly-grown avocado variety in the world. Fruit has a very nutty, rich taste. Flesh has a smooth texture and thick skin-casing. Skin turns black when ripe. Harvest from November to March. Self-fertile, but better crops when planted with Avocado ‘Bacon’. Tree forms a thick canopy with a spreading habit. Evergreen tree that grows at a moderate rate to reach 4m in 10 years.