Elaeagnus x Ebbingei Gilt Edge 10 Litre Pot
Elaeagnus or Spotted Oleaster are a medium evergreen shrub with wide ovate leaves. They often bear fragrant flowers which grow in small clusters around the leaves and are tubular in shape. In the autumn, these flowers are sometimes followed by berries. Elaeagnus grow well in fertile, well-drained soil and is ideal for shady, windy or seaside positions but not cold or wet situations. In late summer cut back long or misplaced shoots using secateurs to keep it looking tidy.
Gilt Edge is an evergreen bushy, dense shrub with glossy, dark green leaves, silver beneath and broadly margined in gold. Bears small, fragrant, white flowers in autumn. Requires full sun or part shade and well drained soil. Height 3m. Spread 3m.