A picture of a Elaeagnus macrophylla

Elaeagnus macrophylla

Elaeagnus macrophylla

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3m

Max

5m

1m

Min

2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Elaeagnus macrophylla Overview

A spreading evergreen shrub from Korea and Japan. Bears glossy dark green foliage and silver cream flowers. This is a good hedging plant.

Common problems with Elaeagnus macrophylla

How to propagate Elaeagnus macrophylla

Cuttings

You can propagate the species by seeds in the autumn or evergreen forms by semi-ripe cuttings in the summer, deciduous forms by softwood or semi-ripe cuttings in the summer.

Seed

Special features of Elaeagnus macrophylla

Hedge plant

Other uses of Elaeagnus macrophylla

Hedging