170mm Olea Europaea Kalamata Olive Tree Pick N Eat Range

I/N: 3830837
Image depicts a young, but established Kalamata Olive in a garden setting.
$16.90
Price correct as at Wed 25 Jan 2017 12:18:41
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Product Description

The Kalamata olive is a large, black olive with a smooth, meaty texture named after the city of Kalamata in the southern Peloponnese, Greece. Often used as a table olive, they are usually preserved in wine vinegar or olive oil. The tree is distinguished from the common olive by the size of its leaves, which grow to twice the size of other olive varieties. Olive trees are also evergreen, have stunning silver foliage and clip well, making them ideal for topiary, hedges or espalier.

  • Very hardy
  • Prolific bearer
  • Very popular fruit

Product Details

Material
plant
Package Dimensions (mm)
W:170
Common Name
Kalamata Olive
Botanical Name
Olea europaea
Pot Size (mm)
170
Fully Grown Height (please specify mtr or cm)
up to 8 metres but can be kept smaller
Fully Grown Width (please specify mtr or cm)
up to 5 metres but can be kept smaller
Full Sun Position
Yes
Part Shade Position
No
Shaded Position
No
Sheltered location
No
Drought Tolerant
Yes
Suitable for Hedges
Yes
Suitable for Pots
Yes
Suitable for Hanging Baskets
No
Suitable for Garden Beds
Yes
Planting Tips
Feed in early spring and late summer with a well-balanced fertiliser
Annual
No
Biennial
No
Perennial
Yes
Produces Fruit
Yes
Recommended Planting Months Vic
All Year
Recommended Planting Months NSW
All Year
Recommended Planting Months SA
All Year
Recommended Planting Months Tas
All Year
Recommended Planting Months ACT
All Year
Recommended Harvesting Time
Autumn, Winter

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