Mediterranean Olive Tree

Lovely Ornamental Evergreen Produces Delicious, Tender Fruit

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Mediterranean Olive Tree

Lovely Ornamental Evergreen Produces Delicious, Tender Fruit

  • Self-pollinating and self-fruitful
  • Excellent ornamental
  • Overwinter indoors as houseplant
  • Bears small, green fruits in late summer
Immortalized in the works of great artists for centuries, this ancient ornamental bears small, oblong green olives that ripen to deep, rich black in early to mid fall. Matures to 8-10 ft. tall if kept in a container, but may get bigger if grown in a suitable climate. Self-pollinating and prefers full sun. Zones 8-10.
  • 66737
  • potted plant
  • Fall
  • $19.99
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  • Botanical Name: Hemerocallis 'Daring Deception'
  • Height: 24 - 26 Inches
  • Spacing: 18 - 24"
  • Spread:18 - 24"
  • Light Required:Full Sun
  • Pollinator:Tetraploid Unique eyzone created by overlapping petals Rebloomer Low water needs
  • Yield: Varies.
  • Color: Dusty pink with a large dark purple eyezone and pronounced dark purple edge and a light green throat.
  • Size: Potted
  • Blooms: Early Summer, Mid Summer
  • Fruit: Small oblong, plum-like green fruit ripening to black. This is considered a medium-sized olive.
  • Zone: 3-9
  • Form: Perennial
  • Flower Form: Flared, 5 - 5 1/2", rounded flowers with picotee piecrust edges.
  • Soil Requirements: Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
  • Growth Rate: Moderate.
  • Pruning: Remove spent flower stems to keep plants attractive. Remove old foliage in late fall to keep the area clean. After flowering.
  • Foliage: Semi-evergreen, grass-like, long, linear, green foliage.

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