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botanical name:
Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Gilt Edge'
Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Gilt Edge' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Oleaster
family:  Elaeagnaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: grey-green
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
description:
Large evergreen shrub with leathery variegated leaves of green and irregular golden yellow margins. Small, fragrant, creamy white flowers crowd the branches in autumn followed in spring by small ovoid, pale greyish green berries.

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

other notes:
RHS AGM
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