Ogliarola Messinese Olives This page first published: Aug 4, 2004 · Modified: Jun 7, 2018 · by CooksInfo. Copyright © 2020 Ogliarola Messinese is grown throughout Sicily for oil production. Like all Ogliarola cultivars, the olive has a high oil yield. The tree can pollinate itself. Language Notes Occasionally called “Passalunara” but that is actually another olive.