20 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
Oleaster 'Gilt Edge' Overview
Elaeagnus x submacrophylla 'Gilt Edge' is a vigorous evergreen shrub has dark green leaves that are heavily margined with yellow. In autumn it can produce small and fragrant silvery flowers that can develop into orange berries.
How to harvest Oleaster 'Gilt Edge'
Generally not harvested but foliage is occasionally taken for floral arrangements.
How to propagate Oleaster 'Gilt Edge'
Take semi hardwood cuttings in late summer.
Special features of Oleaster 'Gilt Edge'
Other uses of Oleaster 'Gilt Edge'
This low maintenance shrub can be grown as a screen as it is tolerant of drought and shade. It suits most styles of garden design.