Arbequina Olive Tree, Burlap Cover
Style No. 62836010
A classic oil variety from Spain, the Arbequina Olive tree is a wonderfully forgiving houseplant, interesting landscape tree, or modern container plant. Gives a high yield of mild oil with constant productivity. Compact, good for intensive planting and small spaces. Mature trees can reach 20 to 30 feet.
Note: Open plastic sleeve inside burlap wrap for indoor watering until ready to be replanted in the ground or into a container.
Indoor container care: Transplant into a terracotta or clay pot with well-drained soil within the first few months of receiving . Provide full-partial sun in or near a window. Water approximately once a week. Placing the pot on pebbles in a saucer will elevate the tree above the drainage area and improve airflow and humidity.
Outdoor planted care for USDA planting zone 6b-11. Ground-planted arbequina olive trees are happiest in sunny well draining soil. A sunny and somewhat protected area (if planting in a cooler planting zone) In the ground. Olive trees prefer less frequent, deep watering to frequent, shallow sprinklings. Deeper watering promotes deeper root growth and strengthens your tree. Generally, once-a-week watering works well for in-ground plantings. Be sure to adjust based on weather conditions. In general, it is best to water in the morning, but if plants are dry or wilted it is better to water them immediately, rather than wait until morning.
-Arbequina olive tree, burlap cover, plastic growers pot, plastic sleeve, potting soil