Bouteillan Olive Tree
A prized olive oil variety, Bouteillan Olive Tree is a cold hardy French variety that is used exclusively for oil production in southern France. Fully self-fertile, very cold hardy and ripens mid season. When fully ripe, the fruit becomes burgundy in color.
Latin Name: Olea europaea
Site and Soil: Olives like a warm, protected location with 1/2 day to full sun and well drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Self-Fertile
Hardiness: Hardy to at least 10° F.
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting
Size at Maturity: 10-20 ft. in height but smaller with pruning
Bloom Time: May
Ripening Time: September
Yield: 20+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Our Olives have not been bothered by pests or diseases
USDA Zone: 8