Persea americana (Avocado) is a species of tree in the family Lauraceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is listed as vulnerable by IUCN. Avocado has simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Julia Heliconian. Avocado is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 5.6 m.
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