Olive – Tolley’s Upright
Olea europaea – ‘Tolley’s Upright’
Olive trees are a very hardy fruit tree well suited to Perth’s Mediterranean climate. With silvery-green leaves and a dense evergreen canopy they make a perfect ornamental tree and are very useful for screening. Suitable for coastal conditions. A very long lived tree that can be a moderate grower when young but slows down with age. They grow best in an well draining soils enriched with organic matter in a full sun position.
‘Tolley’s Upright’ is a low fruiting ornamental variety growing to 7m tall and 4m wide.