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|
|Flower Colour — White|
|Fruiting Period — Summer, Autumn|
|Light Requirements — Full sun|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
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.
Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.
Lightly prune regularly in the warmer months to maintain shape and size.