The Mission Olive – botanical name, Olea europaea cultivar “MISSION” bears oval to heart shaped fruit with grey-green leathery leaves
Mission olives are cultivated for both pickling and oil production. A well-rounded neat tree with interesting foliage and fruit – you can’t go wrong!
It makes a stunning feature tree and is suitable for planting in small gardens due to slow growth speed and compact growth habit or can even be containerised growing in planters as well as pots.
|Grow best in most soil types as long as it is very well draining|
|It is a deciduous tree|