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Once the top of the pit sprouts, plant the avocados seed in an 8- to 10-inch diameter container with a coarse, well-drained potting mix. Leave the upper half of the seed exposed. For optimal sunlight, plant the avocado pit between March and June. It may take a few years for your tree to bear fruit, so be patient!