The olive tree is a knotty since time immemorial cultivated tree that calls the Mediterranean area its home.
In old writings they call it the oiltree. It is a symbol of freedom (white dove with olive twig).
Olive trees are original useful plants which are cultivated for their delicious fruits.
Its visual appearance convinces by lance-shaped, grey-green but silver shimmering leafs and inconspicuous inflorescence and makes it a popular container plant.
With special winter care it is possible to plant it outdoors.
Light: half shade to sun
Temperatur: -4 °C to 28°C
Humidity: dry to humit
Height: 170 cm
- indoor with enough light
- right for lower nicht temp.
- parks, main entrances, restaurants and hotel complexes
- outdoor containerplant
- cultivation in nothern Europe possible (needs special winter care!)