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Olive 'Mission'

Olea europaea 'Mission'

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

12m

Min

15m

Flowering

This plant has a mild fragrance

Olive 'Mission' Overview

Mission olives are cultivated for both pickling and oil production. Olive trees are hardy, but will require additional watering to produce good yields.

Common problems with Olive 'Mission'

Look out for and control Olive fruit fly and mealy bug.

    How to harvest Olive 'Mission'

    Mission olives can be picked when they are green or fully ripe (black).

    How to propagate Olive 'Mission'

    Cuttings

    Make cuttings from good quality trees.

    Special features of Olive 'Mission'

    Drought resistant

    Hedge plant

    Other uses of Olive 'Mission'

    Culinary

    Medicinal

    Edible

    Mission Olives are excellent table Olives, good for pickling green or black.