OUR OLIVE TREE
11. How long does it take before an olive tree will bear a satisfactory amount of fruit?
Under good conditions and modern irrigation systems, olive trees take at least 10 years before they are mature enought to yield a satisfactory harvest. The peak production years for an olive tree are between 30 and 70 years old.
from hereAnd here I was thinking we’d get fruit after 7 years… it’s now been 8 and counting :o