A native of the Mediterranean region, the olive tree has been in cultivation since 2500 BC. As it dates back to the beginning of mankind, hundreds of varieties have been developed. The tree is easy to grow and will tolerate many soil types, but prefers the soil to be well drained. Vecchio Trees offers five of the top olive tree varieties from around the world; Arbequino, Manzanillo, Ascalano, Sevillano and the Fruitless Olive will all add beauty to your home. Zone 8-10.