Elaeagnus Details


  • Botanical Name: Elaeagnus pungens 'Fruitlandii'
  • Plant Type: Shrub
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use: Hedge, Screen - Visual, Border - Mixed, Deer Resistant, Salt Tolerant
  • Ornamental Value: White, Silver
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Birds
  • Season: Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
  • Plant Form: Upright, Spreading
  • Plant Spread: 6'-7'
  • Plant Height: 6'-7'


Gray-green foliage with a fragrant bloom in fall. Long, arching stems. Very durable. Can be used as a screen or backdrop. 'Ebbingei' is a more upright variety that is spineless.

Shrub Care Guide

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