OLIVE 'FRANTOIO'

OLIVE 'FRANTOIO'

Olea europaea 'Frantoio'
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Famous for the most fruity and aromatic oil in Tuscany where the Italians call it Paragon. In fact, the name ‘Frantoio’ refers to the village press used to extract the prized oil. With an oil content up to 25%, this is the olive to plant if you are looking to press your own. Will grow over a wide climatic range, from inland Tasmania to southern Queensland, but will need to be stressed a little in warm winter areas to force fruiting. Self-pollinating.
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PLANTS: WOLFR

Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 10
Height To 8m
Position in Full Sun
Flowers Sep - Dec
Harvest in Apr - Jun
Pot Size: Tree Pot
Cold Zone 9a - 11
Width To 5m
Drought tolerant once established
Evergreen

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

OLIVE 'FRANTOIO'

Olea europaea 'Frantoio'
Member $19.95
Non-Member $24.95
Famous for the most fruity and aromatic oil in Tuscany where the Italians call it Paragon. In fact, the name ‘Frantoio’ refers to the village press used to extract the prized oil. With an oil content up to 25%, this is the olive to plant if you are looking to press your own. Will grow over a wide climatic range, from inland Tasmania to southern Queensland, but will need to be stressed a little in warm winter areas to force fruiting. Self-pollinating.
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PLANTS: WOLFR
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