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Desert Olive Privet Olive (Forestiera neomexicana)

Desert Olive Privet Olive (Forestiera neomexicana)

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You will get 13 seeds of Forestiera neomexicana, DESERT OLIVE PRIVET OLIVE for planting.

The Forestiera neomexicana, also known as the Desert Olive or New Mexican Privet, is a hardy and adaptable plant that can thrive in any soil. It requires a sun-drenched spot with well-drained soil and can tolerate dry sites. While its fruits are small, they have been suggested as a substitute for true olives, although it may not fruit well in Britain due to a lack of sunshine.

Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours

Stratification: none required

Germination: sow seed 1/8" deep , tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed

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