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botanical name:
Elaeagnus 'Quicksilver'
Elaeagnus 'Quicksilver' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Oleaster
synonyms:  Elaeagnus commutata 'Quicksilver', Elaeagnus angustifolia 'Quicksilver', Elaeagnus angustifolia 'Caspica', Elaeagnus angustifolia var. caspica
family:  Elaeagnaceae
characteristics: shrub, scented/aromatic
height: 4.00m
width: 4.00m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: silver
flower colour: yellow
fruit colour: yellow
stem/bark: silver
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
Fast growing deciduous, suckering shrub with silvery shoots and leaves. Small, very fragrant, creamy yellow flowers in late spring or early summer, followed by yellow fruits in autumn.

Reasonable fertile, well drained soil in sun or part shade.

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