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Mike's Back Yard

Welcome to my back yard. I have always enjoyed the outdoors and my back yard shows it. Work is never done so you may find a half finished project or ten lying around.

Gardening links

    Master Gardeners of Santa Clara
    UC Davis Fruit and nut research center
      UC Davis Fruit and nut research center - Avocodo

Mike's Orchard

General information on the trees in my orchard can be found at the California Rare Fruit Growers site. California Tropical Fruit Tree Nursery looks to be a good source for tropical fruit trees. I will update this entry when I have checked them out.

Avocodo links

I have 50 of these wonderful trees growing in our orchard. I have found the following online sources useful references on Avocado trees.

Check out the CFRG Avocado Fruit Facts page for a list of avocodo cultivars. You can find recipies and other usefull information at The California Avocado Commission.

Ben Faber, the local UC extension rep sent me the following avocado links.

Heirloom Nurseries / Seeds



Last modified: 20-Mar-2005 by Michael Spann