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Elaeagnus umbellata 'Amber'
Common Name: Japanese silverberry, Autumn Olive Family: Elaeagnaceae (The Autumn Olive Family)

This selection blooms profuse with fragrant, white flowers. In late summer, it is covered with sweet, tasty, large, light-yellow fruit. Amberâ„¢ fruit is great for fresh eating and for making delicious and nutritious juice.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
TypeShrub/Tree Secondary Bloom Colour
Height10-15' Bloom TimeSpring
Spread5-8' FragranceYes
Light ExposureSun Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Stem Colour
Hardiness3-9 BerriesYes
BC NativeNo

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