Olive Tree - Olea europaea Manzanillo

Olea europaea Manzanillo aka Manzanillo Olive Tree is one of the most popular olive trees in Australia loved for its silver foliage and high yielding fruit. Use her as a stand alone feature tree, in a pot or as a screening hedge in a costal garden. 

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Description

The Olea europaea Manzanillo is a great olive tree with dark green elongated leaves with a beautiful silver underside. The Manzanillo has a low spreading habit that can reach 10m tall but is more commonly found to get to only about 5m, making it easier to harvest. 

This babe likes to be hot and dry in summer and cool in winter and will not do well in high humidity situations. However, once established, it requires little watering and can handle occasional frosts.

Small white flowers will appear in Spring, followed by green fruit, which will ripen to black in Autumn. The Manzanillo fruit is renowned for its flesh to pit ratio, meaning it is well suited to stuffing and pickling.  

Check out of blog on The Modern Mediterranean Garden to get some garden inspo. 

Our plants are beautifully grown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They are guaranteed sun-hardened, can be planted directly into the ground, and are excellent performers for your garden - it's our plant promise guarantee!

 

  • Description
  • The Olea europaea Manzanillo is a great olive tree with dark green elongated leaves with a beautiful silver underside. The Manzanillo has a low spreading habit that can reach 10m tall but is more commonly found to get to only about 5m, making it easier to harvest. 

    This babe likes to be hot and dry in summer and cool in winter and will not do well in high humidity situations. However, once established, it requires little watering and can handle occasional frosts.

    Small white flowers will appear in Spring, followed by green fruit, which will ripen to black in Autumn. The Manzanillo fruit is renowned for its flesh to pit ratio, meaning it is well suited to stuffing and pickling.  

    Check out of blog on The Modern Mediterranean Garden to get some garden inspo. 

    Our plants are beautifully grown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They are guaranteed sun-hardened, can be planted directly into the ground, and are excellent performers for your garden - it's our plant promise guarantee!

     

  • Quick Facts
  • What to use me for: I am a great screening hedge in coastal gardens and also do well in containers 

    I grow to: 6-8m high, 3-5m wide 

    Where to place me: I like a spot in full sun

    My features: Once established I can tolerate light frosts and periods of drought

    Please take care when choosing your plants. Some plants are poisonous and individuals may be more sensitive or react differently. 

  • Size
  • I am currently
    40-50cm tall in a 90mm tube 

    I grow to
     

  • Growing
  • How to water me
    I will need regular water during the first growing season to develop a good root system; once established, I prefer to be kept on the drier side, and I will only need a drink when the first 2-3cms of soil are dry touch.  

    Soil PH
    I will do my best with a soil PH level between 7.4-8.0, which is slightly alkaline; you can read more about the importance of PH levels.

    Potting needs
    If you are planting me in a container, make sure you use a free-draining soil mix.

    Tips and tricks
    It is a self-fertile tree. To increase your chances and promote more fruit, it best fruits with Frantoio planted nearby. You can also trim me and keep me a bit smaller at around 2-3m tall. If you are planting in high wind areas, make sure you stake me to give me some support. 

    I look good with
    Westringia, Lomandra Little Pal and Star Jasmine

  • Delivery
  • Once your new plant babes are dispatched you will receive tracking information so you can keep an eye on its journey. Once in transit, packages usually take 2-10 business days to arrive. If you need it delivered ASAP we recommend upgrading to express post to get it there faster. 

    So your babes arrive in the best condition we hold off shipping if there is an upcoming public holiday or crazy weather event. We carefully package your plants into a customised box to ensure safe transport, healthy plants, and fast, free delivery to your door.

Description

The Olea europaea Manzanillo is a great olive tree with dark green elongated leaves with a beautiful silver underside. The Manzanillo has a low spreading habit that can reach 10m tall but is more commonly found to get to only about 5m, making it easier to harvest. 

This babe likes to be hot and dry in summer and cool in winter and will not do well in high humidity situations. However, once established, it requires little watering and can handle occasional frosts.

Small white flowers will appear in Spring, followed by green fruit, which will ripen to black in Autumn. The Manzanillo fruit is renowned for its flesh to pit ratio, meaning it is well suited to stuffing and pickling.  

Check out of blog on The Modern Mediterranean Garden to get some garden inspo. 

Our plants are beautifully grown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They are guaranteed sun-hardened, can be planted directly into the ground, and are excellent performers for your garden - it's our plant promise guarantee!

 

Quick Facts

What to use me for: I am a great screening hedge in coastal gardens and also do well in containers 

I grow to: 6-8m high, 3-5m wide 

Where to place me: I like a spot in full sun

My features: Once established I can tolerate light frosts and periods of drought

Please take care when choosing your plants. Some plants are poisonous and individuals may be more sensitive or react differently. 

Size

I am currently
40-50cm tall in a 90mm tube 

I grow to
 

Growing

How to water me
I will need regular water during the first growing season to develop a good root system; once established, I prefer to be kept on the drier side, and I will only need a drink when the first 2-3cms of soil are dry touch.  

Soil PH
I will do my best with a soil PH level between 7.4-8.0, which is slightly alkaline; you can read more about the importance of PH levels.

Potting needs
If you are planting me in a container, make sure you use a free-draining soil mix.

Tips and tricks
It is a self-fertile tree. To increase your chances and promote more fruit, it best fruits with Frantoio planted nearby. You can also trim me and keep me a bit smaller at around 2-3m tall. If you are planting in high wind areas, make sure you stake me to give me some support. 

I look good with
Westringia, Lomandra Little Pal and Star Jasmine

Delivery

Once your new plant babes are dispatched you will receive tracking information so you can keep an eye on its journey. Once in transit, packages usually take 2-10 business days to arrive. If you need it delivered ASAP we recommend upgrading to express post to get it there faster. 

So your babes arrive in the best condition we hold off shipping if there is an upcoming public holiday or crazy weather event. We carefully package your plants into a customised box to ensure safe transport, healthy plants, and fast, free delivery to your door.

Quick Facts

What to use me for: I am a great screening hedge in coastal gardens and also do well in containers 

I grow to: 6-8m high, 3-5m wide 

Where to place me: I like a spot in full sun

My features: Once established I can tolerate light frosts and periods of drought

Please take care when choosing your plants. Some plants are poisonous and individuals may be more sensitive or react differently. 

Size

I am currently
40-50cm tall in a 90mm tube 

I grow to
 

Growing

How to water me
I will need regular water during the first growing season to develop a good root system; once established, I prefer to be kept on the drier side, and I will only need a drink when the first 2-3cms of soil are dry touch.  

Soil PH
I will do my best with a soil PH level between 7.4-8.0, which is slightly alkaline; you can read more about the importance of PH levels.

Potting needs
If you are planting me in a container, make sure you use a free-draining soil mix.

Tips and tricks
It is a self-fertile tree. To increase your chances and promote more fruit, it best fruits with Frantoio planted nearby. You can also trim me and keep me a bit smaller at around 2-3m tall. If you are planting in high wind areas, make sure you stake me to give me some support. 

I look good with
Westringia, Lomandra Little Pal and Star Jasmine

Delivery

Once your new plant babes are dispatched you will receive tracking information so you can keep an eye on its journey. Once in transit, packages usually take 2-10 business days to arrive. If you need it delivered ASAP we recommend upgrading to express post to get it there faster. 

So your babes arrive in the best condition we hold off shipping if there is an upcoming public holiday or crazy weather event. We carefully package your plants into a customised box to ensure safe transport, healthy plants, and fast, free delivery to your door.

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