Elaeagnus x ebbingei

  • Elaeagnus x ebbingei
  • Elaeagnus x ebbingei
Availability Pot Size
Still Growing
33CM
HEDGE,FULLSUN,PARTSHADE,FROSTTOLERANT,DRY,COASTAL

One of hardiest shrubs you can find, quick growing but unruly in habit, best to be kept trimmed. Has dusty green leaves speckled with silver dots and a silver underside, new growth has a gold tinge.

Cultural

Can tolerate sandy to heavy clay soils and grows well from dense shade to full sun. Is frost tolerant and won’t be affected by salt winds.

Landscape Uses

Perfect if you need a medium sized hedge grown fast. Great for any of those tricky spots as it will tolerate most conditions. Responds well to pruning and makes easy for topiary. Looks wonderful and works well in a coastal garden.

Dimensions

Can be kept to 1.5m high x 70cm wide or left to grow to 3.5m high x 3.5m wide