How Deep Do You Plant an Avocado Seed?

Remove and dry avocado seeds. image by xenia: morguefile

Plant avocado seeds flat side down with the pointed end facing up. Leave the top inch of the seed exposed. Keep moist until sprouts appear in four to six weeks.

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Nannette Richford is an avid gardener, teacher and nature enthusiast with more than four years' experience in online writing. Richford holds a Bachelor of Science in secondary education from the University of Maine Orono and certifications in teaching 7-12 English, K-8 General Elementary and Birth to age 5.

Photo by: xenia: morguefile