Also called Senjed, Persian olive, wild olive, silver berry and oleaster.

Very distantly related to (not in the same genus, order nor subclass as) the food olive European olive Olea europaea.

Native to western and central Asia.  Invasive > learn+quiz Invasive > Global Invasive > in USA+Canada Invasive > report it! Invasive > in USA Invasive > in USFS Invasive > in Michigan inv. trading card

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