Avocado Trees
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my avocado tree went into shock

Zone fontana ca. 92336 | arzell2 added on June 24, 2014 | Answered

I transplanted it from a one gallon pot to a five gallon pot, then it went into shock.

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theficuswrangler
Answered on June 25, 2014

If you potted up from a 1 gal container to a 5 gal container, the new container is really too big. This means that the soil is staying too wet, and the roots are being slowly drowned. I think if you can take your avocado out of the 5 gal pot and put it into a smaller one then proceed as this article suggests, you may be able to save it: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/hpgen/repotting-stress-treatment.htm

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