Taxon  Report   8658    
Olea africana  Mill.  
(no longer an active name)
African olive
Olea africana, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California.
Family: OLEACEAE  
Genus: Olea
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
PLANTS other name:
Olea europaea ssp. cuspidata

ICPN other name:
Olea europaea

NOTE: Olea africana is no longer an active name.
More information about  Olea africana
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 09, 2019).