A beautiful evergreen hedging with unique, fragrant, bell-shaped white flowers which fruit pinky red spring berries. The Elaeagnus is better known as the Oleaster hedge and it’s grey/ silver foliage rests elegantly upon antique bronze coloured stems. These hedges are perfect for the UK climate and will provide screening for your garden and shelter for animals all year long.
Care: Planting and Growing Elaeagnus
Best planted in an open sunny site but will tolerate semi-shaded. Thrives in any reasonable well-drained,
fertile garden soil
. Tolerates clay, chalk and dry conditions. Creates an excellent foil for other flowering plants and the attractive foliage is loved by flower arrangers.