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Olive 'Frantoio'

Olea europaea 'Frantoio'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

15m

Min

9m

Flowering

This plant has a mild fragrance

Olive 'Frantoio' Overview

Olives are hardy evergreen trees with narrow grey-green leaves. White flowers produce small round to oval black fruit with a single pip. Frantoia has a high oil content and is generally cultivated for oil production. Frantoio trees also serve as cross-pollinators in commercial plantations. Uses: Culinary

How to harvest Olive 'Frantoio'

Harverst fruit when 20% have changed color from green to dark.

How to propagate Olive 'Frantoio'

Cuttings

Seed

Sowing time - Winter; Spacing - 6m x 4m;

Special features of Olive 'Frantoio'

Crop rotation

Medium Feeder

Other uses of Olive 'Frantoio'

Culinary

Edible

Fruits