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Approximately 6.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Elaeagnus angustifolia is cold hardy
USDA Zone:2 -50° to -40°F (-45.5° to -40°C)
|Type of plant - shrub to tree
Flower or inflorescence:
frag., YELLOW in, SILVERY out
YELLOW-BROWN, scaly, ~ 1cm., edible
GREEN ab., SILVERY ben.. tol. alkaline soils - salt spray
|Height, in meters: 7
Height, in feet: 23.10
|Elaeagnus angustifolia seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Synonyms (alternative names) for Elaeagnus angustifolia:
Common names for Elaeagnus angustifolia:
|Oleaster, Russian Olive, Shiulik, Trebizond Date,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|29||: Temperate Forest and Woodland Tree and Shrub Seed List|
|30||: Exotic and Other Fruit and Nut Tree and Shrub List|
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
|Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.|
|51||: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|60||: Economic Timber Trees|
|see also Cabinet Wood Tree Seeds|
|65||: World Coastal Tree and Plant Seed List|
|74||: West Asian Native and Introduced Plants|
|132||: Windy Condition Plant Shrub and Tree Seed List|
|154||: Salt Tolerant Plant Seed List|
|167||: Hedging Shrubs Ornamental Or Barrier|
|952||: Wholesale Selection|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Elaeagnus angustifolia seeds will usually germinate in 140-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Some Summer fruiting plants have seeds that need warm then cold periods to complete germination.
(4 weeks warm moist, 8-12 weeks frig.).