Elaeagnus eb. Compacta


Elaeagnus eb. Compacta Instant hedging, this fast growing evergreen shrub has an unusual silver grey foliage. Highly fragrant flowers are produced towards the autumn and are hidden within the foliage. Great for creating sheltered areas in exposed gardens.

Type Length Weight Height Depth
Elaeagnus eb. Compacta

1m Trough





£84.00 per metre
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Elaeagnus eb. Compacta

Hedge Bag





£219.00 per metre
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All Troughs and Bags are 100cm long, and all prices include VAT. A delivery charge of £48 is added if the overall cart quantity is below 5 Troughs or Bags.


Elaeagnus eb. Compacta Instant hedging has an attractive and unusual silver grey foliage. It is a very resilient plant which is able to tolerate exposed situation including coastal areas, which makes them great for hedges and shelter belts. Regular trimming is needed to ensure that this hedge does not get to out of control and to maintain the density of it. It produces little white flowers in the autumn which are hidden within the foliage, which has a strong sweet fragrance.

ASPECT Coast Exposed Coast Sheltered Inland Exposed Inland Sheltered Heavy Shade
HEIGHT Less then 1m 1-2.5m 2.5-5m Over 5m
SOIL Heavy Clay Medium Loam Light Sandy Peat Acid Alkaline Poorly Drained
TRIMMING Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
FEEDING Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
FLOWERING Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
HARDINESS Hardy to -10°C Hardy to below -10°C Growth Rate 40-60cm per year