Chemlali Olive Tree

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Chemlali:  Chemlali is the most common cultivar in the central and southern regions of Tunisia. It is resistant to drought and very cold hardy. The oil has a mild, fruity flavor that stands alone or blends well with other varieties.

Plant Information:

  • Cold hardy and drought resistant

  • Moderate salt water tolerance

  • Fruits flower and ripen early comparatively

  • Olives are smaller than most

  • Oil sugggests the flavor of apple

Chemlali olive trees ripen in fall with small fruit (typically around 1 gram). The leaves elliptic-lanceolate in shape and medium sized.

This beautiful, fast growing tree is the only olive cultivar to survive in the Tunisian desert.

*Plants will ship within 3-5 business days of purchase. Allow 5-10 days for delivery. If you have a rush order, please call us and we would be happy to expedite it.