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Giant avocados five times the size of a standard variety set to smash the market

Avocado lovers rejoice. Giant avos weighing up to 1.8 kilograms are now available in Australia.

Avozillas are five times the size of a typical avocado variety, with an average weight of 1.2 kilograms.

And the wow factor goes beyond the size — the variety is considered a very good eating fruit.

The Groves family began harvesting the first crop from their 400 Avozilla trees at their tropical fruit farm in Bungundarra, central Queensland three weeks ago.

The family is the only commercial grower of the variety in Australia.

 

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(ABC Rural News - 7 January 2019)