Olive Swan Hill
Olea europaea 'Swan Hill'
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9319980468290

A beautiful silver-leaved tree producing masses of fruit. The olives are grown for oil and table olives. It's ideal for avenue plantings, coastal locations, driveways, group planting, informal screening or as a feature tree in Mediterranean style gardens. It will tolerate poor soil but not waterlogging. It can also be trained to grow as an espalier or a standard.

Size — 400mm
Growth Width — 8m
Growth Height — 8m
Fragrant
Drought Tolerant
Frost Tolerant
Flower Colour — White
Fruiting Period — Summer, Autumn
Light Requirements — Full sun
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.

Watering needs

Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.

Pruning Advice

Lightly prune regularly in the warmer months to maintain shape and size.