How to harvest Nectarine 'Olympia'
Trees are in full bloom by the end of August. Fruits ripen in mid-December. Pick the fruit as soon as it turned sweet and easily come off the tree.
How to propagate Nectarine 'Olympia'
Seed will grow after cold stratification. Plant in Spring after cold Winter. It will take 1-3 months to germinate. The seed do not breed true to type and the seedling need to be grafted or budded.
Special features of Nectarine 'Olympia'
Trees can be espaliered or tree trained to form interesting forms, including hedge rows.
Other uses of Nectarine 'Olympia'
Leaves were used in medicine and washes. Fruit is rich in carotene and flavonoids, minerals and vitamins.
Fruits are used fresh, juiced and preserved.