Olive Tree

Olive Tree Knowledge

Olive tree is one of the most charming trees in the world. Know how to plant and care for your olive tree and it will grow healthy and harvest yearly.

best olive trees for landscaping

5 Best Olive Trees for Landscaping | Tips for Landscape Arrangement

Olive trees for landscaping are relatively low-maintenance and creates accents to the Mediterranean-style landscape garden. They are extremely versatile and you can choose large, dwarf, single or multi-trunked olive trees to match your landscaping needs. Also, olives work well neighboring entryways, driveways, pathways, patios, and pools in landscape design. Moreover, olive trees offer delicious ripe …

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Shaping Olive Trees: How To Make Olive Tree Bushier, Wider, Taller, and More

Olive trees can be grown in many different styles and shapes. They can be kept small, making them ideal candidates for bonsai olive trees. Or they can grow bushy and wide, filling up the whole corner of your living room.  Shaping olive trees to grow bushier, wider, fuller, or even taller all require formative pruning. …

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Self-pollinating & Cross-pollinating Olive Trees

Depending on the olive variety you choose, some olive trees are self-pollinating and some require a pollinator. Self-pollinating olive trees include Arbequina, Koroneiki, Fantoio, Coratina, Picual;  whereas olive trees that require pollinators include Manzallino, Mission, Sevillano. Olive trees requiring a pollinator may seem like additional work, however, cross-pollination generally improves the fruit set especially when …

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