What type of soil do olive trees live in?

Answer Olive trees tolerate a wide range of soils. The acidity levels can vary from about pH 5.0 to 8.5, but olive trees prefer mildly alkaline soils (pH 6.5). Olive trees grow well in rocky soil and they... Read More »

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Can olive trees be grown and fruit from self seeded plants from an established olive tree?

Olives grow very readily from seed, so much so that they are a serious problem in some areas such as Australia. If grown from a named variety, the fruit will probably not be as high in quality as t... Read More »

In which soil do rice trees and plum trees grow?

The rice plant, which is not a tree but actually a grass, grows best in soil that is tilled and sprinkled with fertilizer such as manure. Plum trees, on the other hand, require soil that is well dr... Read More »

Ornamental Olive Trees?

Ornamental olives usually have darker leaf colors than commercial varieties. They sometimes produce no fruits or fruits with low or no commercial value. The fruits feed birds or spoil easily, makin... Read More »

How to Identify Olive Trees?

The olive tree, according to Olive Oil Source, is one of the most-documented and most-cultivated trees in the history of the world. Olive trees can live for thousands of years in hospitable environ... Read More »