Olive Trees
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Transfer of Olive Tree

Anonymous added on January 17, 2014 | Answered

We have a three year old Olive tree that needs transferring to a bigger container. Could you tell me the best time of year to do this, and the best type of compost, please?

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Nikki
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Answered on January 17, 2014

The best time of year to do this would be early spring. Any soil that is rich in compost and organic material will work well. This article will also help you avoid transplant shock, which can happen when repotting: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/learn-how-to-avoid-and-repair-transplant-shock-in-plants.htm

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