The Bacon Avocado Tree produces medium-sized, excellent quality avocados that are ready in mid-winter, as opposed to the summer crops of most other avocados. Bacon Avocado Trees are medium in stature, and reach mature heights of up to 20 feet tall, and 15 feet wide. They have glossy, deep green leaves that form a dense canopy and add a tropical look to any landscape.
Bacon Avocado Trees are somewhat cold-sensitive and are suited for growing in-ground in USDA Zones 8 to 11. The fruit is smooth, dark green, and is considered to be easy to peel. Bacon Avocados have a high ratio of flesh to seed and their taste is nutty and rich. Many avocado lovers consider the Bacon Avocado to be one of the finest tasting avocados.