ELAEAGNUS x ebbingei

(now renamed 2017 x submacrophylla) - excellent grey-green foliage, silver on back, good for coastal exposure
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    leathery leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
  • Cream
  • Height
    4m (13ft)
  • Spread
    4m (13ft)
  • Hedge
    Ideal for hedging
    Suitable for a coastal hedge if some protection given from direct sea-winds
  • Tall Shrub
    Dense, rounded to spreading shrub. Produces flowers 1cm (½in) long in autumn.
  • 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 x ebbingei

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individually £13.50 each , 3+ £11.00 each 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Large £35.00 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
plant size comparison icon 5 to 7.5 Litre
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Ideal for coastal planting
    Pests & Diseases
    Coral spot.
    Place of origin
    Garden origin.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    (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
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Can become chlorotic on shallow chalky soil.
4m (13ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)

Buy Varieties of ELAEAGNUS x ebbingei

ELAEAGNUS x ebbingei 'Gilt Edge'

ELAEAGNUS x ebbingei 'Gilt Edge'

quick growing, leaves margined in gold

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ELAEAGNUS x ebbingei 'Limelight'

ELAEAGNUS x ebbingei 'Limelight'

quick growing, leaves golden variegated

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