Olive ‘Verdale’

 

Features

  • Fruit ripens in autumn and is suitable for black pickling and oil production.
  • Tree has nice open, airy form which can be made quite dense with pruning and training.
  • Foliage is green/grey in colour.

Uses

  • Trims well to tight form suitable for wind and visual screening around patios, decks or boundaries.
  • Very drought resistant once established.
  • Grows well in containers.
  • Can be trimmed as standards, petched hedges or lawn specimen planting.

Growing Conditions

  • Moderately coastal and frost hardy.
  • Very wind hardy conditions.
  • Prefers full sun.
  • Dry to   very moist soil conditions.

 

Height Width
5 year old tree 2.5m 2.0m
10 year old tree 5.0m 4.0m
Country of Origin:   Mediterranean