Elaeagnus umbellata Amber produces a sweet, light-yellow fruit in late summer or fall perfect for fresh eating, juices, and jellies.
Elaeagnus umbellata Amber produces a profusion of fragrant, white flowers in spring followed by large, sweet, tasty, light-yellow fruit in late summer or fall perfect for fresh eating and for making delicious and nutritious juice or jellies. The flowers are very popular with bees. Self-fertile.
Common Name: Autumn Olive
Family: Elaeagnaceae (The Autumn Olive Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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