Wolf Willow - Elaeagnus commutata

A native upright shrub which spreads by suckering. Very hardy with attractive silvery foliage and brown russetted spots. Small fragrant yellow flowers in spring are followed by dry berries which attract birds. Great for stabilizing slopes.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Silver
Flower Attributes: 
Fragrant
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Dry Areas
Erosion Control
Foundation
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
5-10'
Spread: 
5-10'
Flower Colors: 
Yellow
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Special Features: 
Attractive Foliage
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4.5 (2 votes)

Water regularly as needed. Drought tolerant once established. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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