Olive wood is very hard, weatherproof, strongly grained and therefore particularly elegant. Olive trees are medium in size and often somewhat gnarled in old age. They reach a height of about 10 to 20 metres. The oldest are in Spain and are over 1,700 years old. The wood of this evergreen tree grows slowly. The olive tree mainly grows in the Mediterranean region, Middle East and Africa.
Olive wood is very hard, weatherproof, strongly textured and therefore particularly elegant. Olive trees are medium-sized reaching a height of about 10 to 20 meters. It grows slowly and often a bit knobby in old age. Olive Trees are mainly found in the Mediterranean, Middle East and Africa. The oldest however are said to be found in Spain and believed to be older than 1,700 years.