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Elaeagnus latifolia, Elaeagnus infundibularis, Bastard Oleaster

Elaeagnus latifolia, Elaeagnus infundibularis

Bastard Oleaster
Family: Elaeagnaceae
Origin: Southeast Asia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterEthnomedical plant.
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Elaeagnus latifolia is a much branched, spreading, evergreen shrub that can grow up to 10 Ft tall. The stems are often thorny.

The fruit of many members of this genus is a very rich source of vitamins and minerals.

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