SpecificationsAdd a Tuscan, Mediterranean vibe to your garden by planting an olive tree such as Manzanillo. This species is an evergreen shrub native to the Mediterranean, Asia and Africa. A relatively low, spreading olive tree that is a fairly regular annual bearer with fruit becoming ready early in the season. Fruit is ready for harvest from March through to September, and has a briney, nutty flavour, it is this variety you will find in martinis, and also one of the worlds favourite table olives. Manzanillo olives have one of the best pit to flesh ratios and high fruiting yeilds. Also known to produce good oil. An ideal addition to garden and landscapes as an attractive specimen, street or shade trees. They can also be used as a hedging plant, esplaier or potted specimen. Thriving in warm regions with cool winters. Extended dry, hot conditions during summer months will encourage fruit development. Olea 'Manzanillo' is relatively low maintenance, drought tolerant and easily adaptable to coastal conditions. Olea Manzanillo can grow to a height of 9 metres and a width of 6 metres.
Common Name Olive Tree Plant Type Advanced Plants, Evergreen, Fruiting, Hedge, Outdoor, Perennial, Tree Dimensions 6-9m high x 6m wide Sunlight Full Sun Bird/Wildlife Attracting Yes Flower Colour Cream, White Foliage Colour Green, Grey, Silver Flowering Season Spring, Summer Botanical Genus Olea Botanical Species europaea Flower Type Panicles Foliage Type Cuneate - Wedge Shaped, Acute Base Market Name Manzanillo Width 600 cm Height 900 cm
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