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By Kornos

Surrey, United Kingdom Gb

Can anyone tell us if our 2 Olive trees are about to produce olives? This year they have been covered with lots of little white flowers the most we've ever seen-now the flowers are beginning to drop. Does this mean that olives will follow?
It's been a dry spring and summer in the south of London-is there anything we should be doing to encourage or help the growth of olives?



If you have flowers, the chances are that you will get olives.

2 Jul, 2011


If you are going to get olives, some of those spikes of flowers will stay, with one to several baby green olives attached. It will then be a race with the frost to see if they will turn black. For best results, feed lightly and regularly, and never let the leaves curl with drought.

3 Jul, 2011

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