ELAEAGNUS × EBBINGEI

 

 

characteristics

FOLIAGE | HABIT | FLOWER

THIS IS AN EVERGREEN SHRUB WHICH FORMS A BUSHY PLANT. WHITE FLOWERS IN AUTUMN AND ORANGE FRUIT IN WINTER.

ASPECT | SOIL | PH

THIS PLANT LIKES A WEST/SOUTH/NORTH/EAST FACING GARDEN. CAN WITH STAND A SHELTERED OR EXPOSED POSITION IN A SANDY, CLAY, CHALK, LOAM SOIL. CAN TOLLERATE ANY SOIL PH.

HEIGHT | SPREAD | GROWING TIME

THE PLANT TAKES ROUGHLY 5-10 YEARS TO GAIN FULL HEIGHT AND SPREAD. HEIGHT 2.5-4 METERS. SPREAD 2.5-4 METERES.

PRUNE | PESTS | DISEASE

PRUNING GROUP 9. CAN SUFFER FROM ELAEAGNUS SUCKER. ALSO THE DISEASE  CORAL SPOT OR A LEAF SPOT (FUNGAL).

SUGGESTED PLANTING LOCATIONS AND GARDEN TYPES

DROUGHT RESISTANT BANKS AND SLOPES LOW MAINTENANCE HEDGING & SCREENS FLOWER BORDERS AND BEDS COTTAGE & INFORMAL GARDEN

 sun  rain
Full Sun / Part Shade Moist but well drained.
 cold  info
H5 (-10 to -15) NO SPECIAL REQUIRMENTS

 

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