Add beauty and age old charm to your garden with this ornamental, non-fruiting tree. The Olive Piccolo produces attractive silver grey-green foliage. It is perfect as a formal hedge, a specimen plant in pots or when shaped as topiary.
- This plant thrives in a sunny, open position in well drained soil.
- It tolerates coastal and dry conditions.
|Size — 250mm|
|Growth Width — 1.5m|
|Growth Height — 1.5m|
|Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade|
|Soil Requirements — Sandy soil, Well drained soil|
Choose a spot in full sun when planting, so that this tree will receive at least six hours of direct sunlight. It is best if you choose a position out of strong winds or stake the tree well.
This is a hardy plant that tolerates drought and requires little watering.
To encourage growth, prune out suckers and low branches during winter, and remove the tips of stems that have grown too long.