There are some good tips on growing olive trees in containers. Olive trees are a great thing to have around. Some of them are grown just so they can produce olives. Plenty of others are just for ornaments and they never bear any fruit. The trees are gorgeous and it will give your yard a very old and unique feel. You can have olive trees, as long as you grow them in a container. The proper care for this tree is vital.
- Olive trees resist draught which makes it easier to grow them in a container
- Olive trees need a type of soil that drains very well in order for them to thrive
- Olive trees can survive outside during the summer, when the weather is warm
“The best time to start growing olive trees in containers is spring, after all threat of frost has passed.”