Sweet Olive ‘Fudingzhu’ (Osmanthus fragrans)This new cultivar of Sweet Olive is remarkable for its large, fragrant bloom clusters. It flowers so heavily that the blossoms totally encircle the branches, and the leaves seem to emerge from the large bunches of white fragrant flowers.
Athena, Greek goddess of goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, law and justice, just warfare, mathematics, strength, strategy, the arts, crafts, and skill; associated with owls, olive trees, shields, and spears.
Perfume for your Garden - If you've been searching for a slow growing tree that gives off an unforgettable fragrance, look no further than the Tea Olive Tree. With its slow but steady growth, this dense evergreen can be pruned into a hedge or shrub, providing an effective and decorative screen. Or, if you prefer,...
Greek Gold Olive Wreath, 4th Century BC.A wreath made from wild olive branches, also known as kotinos, was the prize for the winner at the ancient Olympic Games. According to Pausanias, the sacred olive tree at Olympia, from which the champion’s wreaths were made, came from the land of the Hyporboreans. It was brought to Olympia by Herakles and planted near the temple dedicated to his father, Zeus, in his honor.