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Elaeagnus

Elaeagnus pungens 'Frederici'

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3.5m

Max

6m

2m

Min

2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Elaeagnus Overview

This is a slow growing variety and has small, narrow, creamy yellow leaves. It grows up to 4m long, with narrow glossy, dark green margins.

Common problems with Elaeagnus

How to propagate Elaeagnus

Cuttings

Propagate from seed for deciduous species (which fruit freely) and cuttings for the evergreens.

Seed

Special features of Elaeagnus

Hedge plant

Other uses of Elaeagnus

Hedging. Suitable for coastal conditions.