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Olea europaea 'Arbequina' is a popular Spanish olive variety that offers delicious fruit and oil.
Olea europaea 'Arbosana' makes for an excellent table olive or a rich, fruity, delectable oil with a lovely mild flavour.
Olea 'Chemlali' is a popular Tunisian olive that offers delicious fruit and oil. It is cold tolerant and self-fertile.
Olea europaea 'Coratina' is an Italian olive considered a rustic varietal with moderate vigor and a dense canopy. Use for fruit or oil.
Olea europaea 'Frantoio' along with 'Leccino' are the two principal olive cultivars of Tuscany.
Olea europaea 'Koroneiki' is from the Peloponnese area of Greece and produces small olives that yield exceptional oil.
Olea europaea 'Leccino' is thought to be the hardiest of all olives.
Olea europaea 'Manzanillo' is a the most important Spanish olive. It originated near Seville.
Olea europaea 'Pendolino' is an old Italian variety with nice pendulous branches and high fruit production.
Olea europaea 'Picholine' is the most widely available cultivar in France used for cocktail olives and olive oil.
Olea europaea 'Taggiasca' is the most common variety grown in Liguria, Italy along the Mediterranean adjacent to France.
Olea 'Universal' hails from the Ukraine where it is valued for its large fruit and their high oil content.
Ophiopogon 'Black Beard' is taller growing than 'Nigrescens' to one foot high forming fuller, more vigorous clumps.
Black mondo grass (Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens') has incredibly distinctive true black leaves.
Opuntia aurea 'Coombes Winter Glow' is a hardy evergreen Prickly Pear with bright pink flowers and green pads that turn dark purple in winter.
'Peachy' is a beavertail cactus (Opuntia basilaris) with glowing deep pink flowers on powder blue pads.
Opuntia basilaris var. brachyclada 'San Bernardino' is a cylindrical-leaved beavertail prickly pear cactus.
Opuntia basilaris x violacea has large, light blue pads that flush with pink.
Opuntia fragilis 'Alberta Sunset' has yellow flowers aging to apricot and pink with nearly spineless pads.
Opuntia fragilis 'Dwarf Golden' has small 1/2" pads with golden glochids & spines and yellow flowers.
Opuntia fragilis 'Jason Owens' is a handsome form with muscular, dark green pads and few thorns.
Opuntia fragilis 'Little Grey Mound' has yellow flowers, reddish-brown spines and green pads that turn bluish-purple in the winter.
Opuntia fragilis 'Michigan Tiny Form' is a peculiar dwarf form with cylindrical pads an inch long by a 1/4" wide.
'Neon Gold' is a likely hybrid involving Opuntia fragilis with golden spines & pads and golden flowers with salmon tints.