Botanical Name: Olea Euroapea
Common Name: Olive Tree
Origin: Southern Mediterranean
If ever there was a #trending tree, the olive tree is it (thanks to home design shows!) Its leathery silver-green leaves are the perfect complement to any space, modern or rustic alike. Plant Perk: Oleuropein (from the leaves and olive fruit) is said to have all sorts of anti-aging benefits.
Put your olive tree in your sunniest window; these trees require 6-7 hours of sunlight to thrive
The olive tree is used to dry climates. Water it when the soil is dry but don’t over water it as it does not like wet soil.
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