OLIVE TREE ”CHONTROELIA”

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Description

Grown extensively in Greece for the production of olive oil and table olives. The tree reaches a height of 5-10 meters and the fruit content in olive oil reaches 28%. The fruit of Chondrolia during ripe stage on the tree loses part of its humidity and oleuropein, a substance responsible for the bitter taste of olives. Variety is demanding to moisture and nutrients, and during dry periods it doesn’t fructify.

Characteristics

Category:
Olive trees
Foliage:
Evergreen
Light:
full sun
Water:
Normal