- Strong vigorous tree with an erect habit and medium density canopy.
- Prized as a dual purpose variety; used in green and black pickling as well as oil production.
- Considered hardy because of its resistance to cold.
Provide 8 or more hours of direct sunlight per day.
When planted in the ground, tree will reach 20'-30’ at maturity. In a container, olive trees will stay much smaller, especially with judicious pruning.
Mission olives are best with a pollinator.
Season when fruit typically ripens in California
Protect when temperatures fall below 12 degrees Fahrenheit.