Olive – Olea Europea

All pricing and availability are subject to change

Fruitless Varieties Are Also Available

Pricing: 
1 gallon – $10
5 gallon – $20
15 gallon – $50
24″ box – $200

Details and Care Information:

Sunset Zones:  8, 9, 11-24; H1, H2
USDA Hardiness Zones:  8-10
Sun Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: Slightly Acidic to Highly Alkaline
Drought Tolerance: Drought Tolerant, with periodic deep watering
Growth Rate:  12″ to 24” per year
Growth Habit: Rounded or Umbrella Shape
Height: 25-30ft.
Width: 25-30ft.
Evergreen or Deciduous: Evergreen
Longevity: More Than150 years
Litter Issue:  Wet fruit that can stain concrete
Pests and Diseases:  Resistant to Texas Root Rot. Susceptible to Scales, Anthracnose, Armillaria, Phytophthora, Root Rot, Sooty Mold and Verticillium.
Branch Strength: Strong
Root Damage Potential: Moderate
Suckering Potential:  High
Salt Tolerance: Moderate
Special Care:  Control the suckering branches from the bottom of the trunk. If left to grow unchecked, you will have an olive bush.
Pruning Advice: 
Watering Advice:
Staking: Staking will be required when young.
Fertilizer: 
Microclimate:  What is a Microclimate?

Olive Tree