Oleo Elvira: Range of Varieties

 

The olive trees found in Spain belong to the Olea Europaea L. species, of which there is a wide range of varieties. There are over 250 of these varieties throughout the Iberian Peninsula.

This means that a wide variety of oils have existed since ancient times.


Some of the most representative olives found in Andalusia are:


Picual
Picudo
Hojiblanca
Loaime
Lucio
Lechín from Granada
Lechín from Seville
Gordal from Granada
Gordal from Seville