SelecTree: Tree Detail
MAJESTIC BEAUTY OLIVE
Olea europaea 'Majestic Beauty'
Photo Locations: Cal Poly Leaning Pine Arboretum - San Luis Obispo, CA and LA County Arboretum - Arcadia, CA
Almost no mature fruit on this cultivar that was introduced by Monrovia Nursery. Suitable as hedge or screen.
Has fragrant Flower.
Erect or Spreading with a Low Canopy.
Rounded or Vase Shape.
Has Evergreen foliage.
Height: 25 - 30 feet.
Width: 25 - 30 feet.
Growth Rate: 24 Inches per Year.
Longevity Greater than 150 years.
Leaves Lanceolate, Bluish Green or Silver or Gray Green, No Change, Evergreen.
Flowers Inconspicuous. Fragrant Flowers in Spring. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Few to Fruitless,, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Fall.
Bark Light Gray, Scaly.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderately Dense in Leaf.
Litter Issue is Dry Fruit.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 8, 9 and 11 - 24.
USDA Hardiness Zones 8 - 10.
Exposure Full Sun.
Moist to Dry Soil.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Slightly Acidic to Highly Alkaline Soil pH.
Salinity Tolerance is Moderate on Coast.
Seaside Tolerance is Good to Medium in Mild Zone.
Pests & Disease Information
Resistant to Texas Root Rot. Susceptible to Scales and Psyllid, Anthracnose, Armillaria, Phytophthora, Root Rot, Sooty Mold and Verticillium.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Branch Strength Rated as Strong.
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
None Known Health Hazard.
Special Uses & Values
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Olea europaea 'Majestic Beauty' Tree Record." 1995-2021. Apr 12, 2021.
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