Elaeagnus latifolia growing shrub of the genus Elaeagnus also known as Bastard Oleaster, Elaeagnus latifolia perennial deciduous plant with edible and also used as ornamental plant, grow in temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 8-10b, the plant fixing nitrogen.
Leaves color is green, flower color white with 4 petals.
Flowers color white in star shape, flowers grow in clusters.
Elaeagnus latifolia fruits
Fruit color red-orange with white dots, the size 2-4 cm, in oval shape, when eaten not fully ripen its astringent and make the mouth stuck.
Elaeagnus latifolia for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
Requirements for Elaeagnus latifolia growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Winter, spring, summer
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Prune for easier harvest
Size of the plan:
2-4 m, 6-12 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Average amount of water / Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower:
White flower with 4 petal
Pollination is done by:
Fruit harvest season:
Fruits pests or diseases:
What can be done with big quantities of Elaeagnus latifolia fruits?
Eat raw, jams, fruit leather, dry
Work requirements on the fruit:
How long does it take to bear fruit?