This is a large, tough evergreen shrub that does its best when used as a screen or as a barrier shrub. It will grow to ten feet tall and as wide, but it can be kept shorter with some pruning. While the leaves of the species are olive green, those of this variety are a beautiful silvery-grey.
Elaeagnus pungens 'Fruitlandii'
Leaf length : 3"
Leaf shape : Oval
Leaf color : Silvery-grey
Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen
Average size maturity width : 8-10 ft.
Average size maturity height : 8-10 ft.
Growth rate : Moderate-Fast
Sunset zone : 5-24
Water requirements : Moderate
Light exposure : Partial Sun
Attractive bark :Yes