[nafex] Olives

bassem samaan bassgarden at gmail.com
Thu Dec 27 21:51:32 EST 2012

Mature olive trees will tolerate freezing temperatures into the 20's with minimal damage if fully dormant, however 10º F seems too extreme. I grow olives in pots and they tolerated frost, but I wouldn't plant in the ground in my area.

Zone 6, Pa

On Dec 13, 2012, at 7:31 PM, Elizabeth Hilborn <ehilborn at mebtel.net> wrote:

> I see that One Green World nursery is selling Italian Olive trees they 
> represent as hardy to 10 degrees F.
> Has anyone trialed these plants in the mid Atlantic or humid/hot 
> southern areas?
> Betsy Hilborn
> 7a central NC
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