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Arbequina Olive

Bring a taste of the Mediterranean to your home. This variety is revered as both a table olive and an oil olive. These trees are imported from the Mediterranean region and then grown in California wine country before being sent to you. Their tasty fruit and gorgeous gray-green foliage will evoke the faraway landscapes they came from. Matures to be 8-10' tall. Heat-tolerant. Harvest in late summer through mid fall. Self-pollinating. If you live in Zones 4-8, plant these warm-weather species in containers so that you can move them indoors before freezing temps arrrive.

Arbequina Olive

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Characteristics

Zone Range 7 - 9
Pollination Self Pollinating
Bloom Color White
Fruit Color Black
Fruit Size Small - Medium
Ripens/Harvest Late November
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained - Average Moistness
Soil pH Level 7.0 - 8.0
Taste Good
Texture Firm
Years to Bear 2 - 3

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Bare-root Trees

Trees that are shipped without soil to ensure good contact with soil in your yard. When shipped, they are about 3-4' tall with 3/8" or larger trunk diameter. When they mature, they will be one of three sizes*:

Dwarf

Matures to be about 8-10' tall and wide. Provides an abundance of full-size fruit.

Semi-Dwarf

Matures to be about 12-15' tall and wide. Gives maximum fruit yield per square foot.

Standard

Matures to be about 15-25' tall and 20' wide. A multi-purpose fruit and shade tree.

Stark Supreme Tree®

Top-grade, bare-root trees that give you a head start on growing. When shipped, they are about 4-5' tall with 5/8" or larger trunk diameter.

EZ Start® Potted Trees

Trees in bottomless pots that allow some roots to be air pruned, so that a dense mass of productive, feeder roots can grow within the pot to make transplanting easier. Mature sizes vary. When shipped, they are about 1-2' tall.

Select EZ Start® Potted Trees

Top-grade, potted trees chosen to give you a head start on growing. When shipped to you, they are about 3-4' tall.

*Tree sizes may vary by variety. See our Growing Guide for details.