Olea Europaea (Common Olive)

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GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Olive trees (Olea europaea) have long represented wealth, abundance, power and peace.
  • The olive has been a symbol of the Mediterranean since time immemorial and has a reputation for long life, nourishment and its ability to thrive in tough conditions.

SOIL REQUIREMENT

  • Well-drained, Fertile, Loam-based.
  • Repot every two to three years.

FEEDING/FERTILIZER REQUIREMENT

  • During growing season top dress sparingly with organic fertiliser or with slow release fertiliser granules.
  • There is no need for plant feed during the winter period.
  • Avoid high concentration of fast acting liquid fertiliser.

LIGHT REQUIREMENT

  • Preferably full sun but will tolerate partial shade.

WATER REQUIREMENT

  • Water regularly but sparingly during growing season.
  • Do not overwater, Olives are fairly drought tolerant plants.
  • There is normally no need to water Olive trees during the winter, only make sure the root ball does not dry out.
  • Protect from excess water during the winter period by covering the pot or plant.

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