ELAEAGNUS pungens 'Maculata'

Best known variegated form, leaves deep yellow in centre good for cutting
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Leaves to 10cm (4in), often wavy-margined.
  • Height
    4m (13ft)
  • Spread
    5m (16ft)
  • Hedge
    Ideal for hedging
    Suitable for a coastal hedge if some protection given from direct sea-winds
  • Tall Shrub
    Dense, slightly spiny shrub with young branches covered in brown scales. Small, silvery flowers, in autumn, are almost hidden in the foliage. Brown berries ripen to red in spring.
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

ELAEAGNUS pungens 'Maculata'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Prune out any green leaves (reversion). Ideal for coastal planting.
    Pests & Diseases
    Coral spot.
    Place of origin
    Japan
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
    Gold variegated
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic
    (see photos above)
    Oblong
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Can become chlorotic on shallow chalky soil.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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4m (13ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  5m (16ft)
 

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