Russian Olive

Elaeagnus angustifolia


This plant can be grown as a shrub or a small specimen tree. Silvery-gray foliage, fragrant flowers and decorative fruits. Very tolerant to salt & drought.



Height: 20′

Spread: 20′

Light Needs: Full Sun to Part Shade

Hardiness Zone: 2

Foliage Colour: Silver

Fall Foliage: N/A

Growth Habit: Rounded

Flower Colour: Yellow

Blooms: Spring to Summer (May – June)

Key Features: Attracts Birds, Peeling Brown Bark, Silver Branches

Landscape Uses: Hedging/Screening, Accent, Shade