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Olea europaea

Common Olive at Thurgoona, NSW

Olea europaea at Thurgoona, NSW - 17 Jul 2021
Olea europaea at Thurgoona, NSW - 17 Jul 2021
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Identification history

Olea europaea 25 Jul 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Olea europaea 18 Jul 2021 Darcy

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User's notes

Single large tree growing on the roadside. Growing under/against a large gum tree, suggesting that it was spread by birds

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Darcy wrote:
   25 Jul 2021
@MichaelMulvaney This was definitely only common olive (Olea europea), not the african subspecies (Olea europea cuspidata), as it lacked a yellow underside to the leaves. There are common olives planted on the uni campus, so likely they spread from there

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Quercus robur (English Oak) at Thurgoona, NSW - 16 Jul 2021 by Darcy Olea europaea (Common Olive) at Thurgoona, NSW - 16 Jul 2021 by Darcy Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Thurgoona, NSW - 16 Jul 2021 by Darcy
Quercus robur (English Oak) at Thurgoona, NSW - 16 Jul 2021 by Darcy
Olea europaea (Common Olive) at Thurgoona, NSW - 16 Jul 2021 by Darcy
Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Thurgoona, NSW - 16 Jul 2021 by Darcy

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Medium Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 17 Jul 2021 09:58 AM Recorded on
  • Darcy Recorded by

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  • 1 metre to 5 metres Plant height
  • Alive / healthy Plant health

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