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Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Gilt Edge'/Ebbingei Elaeagnus

Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Gilt Edge' / Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Gilt Edge'
Variegated foliage
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Variegated foliage

More green than yellow in this strain of the gilt edge elaeagnus

Close-up image of foliage showing the strong yellow color

A heavily pruned specimen

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Scientific Name: Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Gilt Edge'
Common Name: Ebbingei Elaeagnus
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Plants for Hedges, Screening and Privacy
Variegated Plants
Comments: Makes a nice specimen plant in partically shaded area where color is needed. May be used as hedge or as a screen. The flowers are tiny, but fragrant.