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botanical name:
Elaeagnus pungens 'Maculata'
Elaeagnus pungens 'Maculata' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Elaeagnaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 10
Dense, slightly spiny, evergreen. Wavy-edged dark green leaves splashed boldly marked with yellow in the centres. Pendant silvery-white flowers in autumn followed by brownish berries ripening to red, but rarely fruits in cool climates.

Reasonable fertile, well drained soil in sun or part shade.
Has a tendency to revert.
May be trimmed to maintain a good shape.

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