Olive Tree & Irish Moss
Olive Trees and Irish Moss are great companions. The soft Irish Moss contrasts nicely with the rugged Olive Tree. Small star shaped flowers make an appearance in the summer adding seasonal interest. Soto sources the best quality Olive Trees, direct from Spain.
How to care
The Olive Tree likes to be reminded of its Mediterranean roots and loves the sun. Irish Moss is happy in the sun and also tolerates the shade.
Prune the Olive Tree in the late spring to desired shape. The Irish Moss is very independent.
Little and often, Olive Trees and Irish Moss don't like being too wet.
Irish Moss benefits from an occasional feed once or twice a year but Olive Trees are used to being in poor quality soil.
Plant with a good quality, peat free compost and offer a liquid feed once or twice a year to encourage growth.