Olive seeds in bagsSold by Mucem
DescriptionGraine d'Olivier : Collection of tree seeds and exotic plants from around the world to sow
The olive tree has conquered gardens even north of the Loire. Grow seedlings and give them to your friends as gifts!
Rarely has a tree gathered so many symbols around it.
It has a long history, as it is one of the oldest plants cultivated by man, and thousand-year-old olive trees are common.
The Greeks used them for oil lamps and dedicated them to Athena, goddess of intelligence and creativity.
A symbol of peace and a sign of victory, it was the prize at the ancient Olympic Games.
Finally, the dove bringing an olive branch in its beak to Noah signified the end of the flood.
What does the olive seed packet contain ?
10 Olea europea seeds
Bag 13x13 cm
How to sow the olive tree at home ?
Soak the seeds in clear water for 2 days, changing the water daily.
Plant the seeds in light soil and keep them moist throughout the growing process.
2 weeks later, the seeds start to germinate.
When the young olive tree reaches 7 to 8 cm in height, transplant it to a larger pot.