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Address: 14265 Tulsa Rd Apple Valley, CA 92307

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    High Desert Plantings of Olives: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1rONscXubXbIQZ0yUJuzgWLuuxZVQGx6k&usp=sharing

    ​​​​​​​Sunset Zones: 8, 9 and 11-24; H1, H2

    USDA Hardiness Zones:  8-10

    Sun Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade

    pH Range: Slightly Acidic to Highly Alkaline

    Soil: Clay, Loam, or Sand. Prefers rich soil that is moist to dry

    Drought Tolerance: Drought Tolerant

    Growth Rate:  12” to 24” per year

    Growth Habit: Rounded, Vase shaped, or Umbrella shaped.

    Height:  25-30ft.

    Width: 25-30ft.

    Evergreen or Deciduous: Evergreen

    Longevity: More Than 150 Years

    Litter Issue: Olives drop and can stain driveways.

    Pests and Diseases: Resistant to Texas Root Rot. Susceptible to Scales, Anthracnose, Armillaria, Phytophthora, Root Rot, Sooty Mold and Verticillium.

    Branch Strength: Strong

    Root Damage Potential: Moderate

    Suckering Potential: High

    Special Care: Need regularly scheduled light top-trimming to control vigorous shoots.

    Pruning Advice: Regular pruning of overly vigorous shoots and suckers from the bottom of the trunk which are common.

    Watering Advice: Tolerates moderate short-term dryness. Monthly soaking is advised, however not necessary.



    Microclimate: No Microclimate needed to thrive.

  • Drought Tolerant