As far as I can see, except for the aesthetics of having a nice row.
Pruning. Like most evergreen trees Olives respond very well to pruning, in fact the more you prune, the happier they grow. It is best, however, to prune your Olive after the last of the winter frost (March onwards) and before the first autumn frosts (late October early November) If you prune back your Olive tree ‘hard’ it will result in a dense growth or a light ‘formative’ prune will give your tree a natural stumpmulching.barted Reading Time: 2 mins.
Jul 04, Shearing of Tea Olive can be performed any time of year, however, to avoid damaging new growth that emerges after pruning, I recommend ceasing pruning two months prior to the average first frost date in your area. Heavy pruning to reduce the size or to tree form your Tea Olive should be performed in late winter, while the plant is dormant. Nov 28, Kenton gives a lesson on how to prune an olive tree.
Imagine this, multiplied times, and you can understand what our week has been like!To all those who. Sep 17, The olive pruning season is usually between February and April. Although, as we have said, it will depend on the risk of existing frost and the intensity with which we will prune.
In this you will have a great influence of the climate of our area in the olive trees. Pruning olive trees is recommended yearly at the end of the winter / beginning of spring. Olive trees prefer light pruning to severe pruning. But if you must drastically reduce branches, do so in fall if freezing is rare in your area, and in spring stumpmulching.barted Reading Time: 6 mins.