Jul 09, As you can see in the attached photo the leaves on my olive tree are turning yellow and dropping off. This began some months after planting the tree last spring and has continued this year so the tree has lost about 60~70% of its leaves with the top of the canopy being most affected.
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Jul 01, Olive trees need to be kept moist and not wet but all newly planted trees need watering regularly for the first year. The leaf dropping is probably a mixture of transplant shock, lack of water and I think I can seed some signs of Peacock spot, which is very common on olives: bushremove.buzz Dec 14, Olive trees with dry, falling leaves may be suffering from water issues or a disease. Olives are not prone to many diseases, but there are a few that can cause defoliation and drying leaves.
Water. On a tree with leaf spot the leaves fall and the fruits develop brown lesions and often fall to the ground prematurely. Leaves of my olive tree are turning yellow and falling off. I purchased an olive tree in May and repotted it (probably too soon) Now all the sliver/green leaves have turned brown and crispy. Yellow leaves on olive trees are problematic because they can be a sign that the tree is deficient in nitrogen, or may have contracted a fungal infection.
Olive trees are evergreens to temperatures of degrees Celsius when plants are mature, so any change in foliage colour should have you investigating the matter.