OLIVE

Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Oleaceae
Genus: Olea
Species: O. europaea

Olive trees like soil with lots of chalk in it. They grow best on limestone slopes and crags in coastal climate. The fruit is a small drupe 1–2 cm long, thinner-fleshed and smaller in wild plants than in orchard cultivars.

* some of the listed varieties are not propagated from our nursery