Oleaster 'Gilt Edge' hedge (Elaeagnus × ebbingei 'Gilt Edge') description
Oleaster 'Gilt Edge' hedges are widely recommended for coastal situations where other species may not be tough enough to withstand the cold weather. However, Elaeagnus × ebbingei 'Gilt Edge' also does well in dry soils and full sun, so it's a great all rounder!
Most popular uses for Elaeagnus × ebbingei 'Gilt Edge' hedges
Elaeagnus × ebbingei 'Gilt Edge' can be trimmed into a neat shape for formal garden hedging or used in garden borders. It has a dense, rounded habit, making it perfect for low-medium privacy screening.
Combine Oleaster 'Gilt Edge' plants with
Why not mix your Elaeagnus × ebbingei 'Gilt Edge' with some of our other hedging shrub varieties.
Growth rate of Elaeagnus × ebbingei 'Gilt Edge' hedging
Oleaster 'Gilt Edge' is good at heights of 1-2m and has an average growth rate, achieving 20-40cm per year.
Care and pruning advice for Oleaster 'Gilt Edge'
Trim Oleaster 'Gilt Edge' in spring to allow for optimum flower production in autumn. Please view the best4hHedging care advice and planting instructions for further information.
Ideal planting density for Oleaster 'Gilt Edge' hedge plants
For information on planting density, specific to Elaeagnus × ebbingei 'Gilt Edge', please see the product table. In the 'No. Per Metre' column you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type.
We have wonderful quality pot grown Elaeagnus × ebbingei 'Gilt Edge' plants available to buy year round.
The majority of our 'Gilt Edge' hedging plants are UK grown by our skilled experts who have years of nursery growing experience. On the odd occasion that we source Elaeagnus × ebbingei 'Gilt Edge' hedges from outside of the UK we endeavour to make sure that our suppliers cannot be beaten on quality. At best4hedging we strive to provide the freshest Elaeagnus × ebbingei 'Gilt Edge' plants at the highest possible standard, all whilst maintaining our superb prices. Rest assured, you can buy Oleaster online with complete confidence.