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Russian Olive Tree
Elaeagnaceae
Elaeagnus angustifolia


gardengeek
gardengeek
Flower Petal # 4
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Elaeagnaceae Family

Elaeagnus Genus
Other Names for this Plant

Russian silverberry, oleaster, Russian-olive


Location

Found in Utah

Physical Description
Silvery thin leaves, four petaled yellow flowers.


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Elaeagnaceae
Rosales
Rosales
Order of Roses
NOX Clad
Nitrogen Bean Clad
Oxid-Faba
Fabidae
Bean-Like Class
Eurosids
Real Rose Class
Rosids
Rosids
Rose-Like Class
Core Eudicots
Core Eudicots
Main, Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Eudicots
Eudicots
Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Mesangiospermae
Mesangiospermae
Half Capsule Seed Division
Magnoliophyta
Magnoliophyta
Magnolia Division
Spermatophytes
Spermatophytes
Seed Plants
Euphyllophytina
Real Land Plants
Polysporangiates
Multiple Spore Sub-Kingdom
Stomatophytes
Stomatophytes
Air Pores Sub-Kingdom
Embryophytes
Embryophytes
Multicellular Land Plants
Streptobionta
Streptobionta
Multicellular Plants
Plantae
Plantae
Plants
Eukaryota
Eukaryota
Cells with a Nucleus


General Information

The fruits are edible and sweet, though with a dryish, mealy texture.



Russian Olive Flowers
Russian Olive Tree

Elaeagnaceae Elaeagnus angustifolia




Russian Olive Bark
Russian Olive Tree

Elaeagnaceae Elaeagnus angustifolia




Russian Olive Bark
Russian Olive Tree

Elaeagnaceae Elaeagnus angustifolia




Russian Olive Flower and Stem
Russian Olive Tree

Elaeagnaceae Elaeagnus angustifolia




Russian Olive leaves and flowers
Russian Olive Tree

Elaeagnaceae Elaeagnus angustifolia




Olive Tree leaf
Russian Olive Tree

Elaeagnaceae Elaeagnus angustifolia




Four and some five petalled flowers
Russian Olive Tree

Elaeagnaceae Elaeagnus angustifolia




Leaf closeup showing venation
Russian Olive Tree

Elaeagnaceae Elaeagnus angustifolia


Comment: Russian Olive Tree, Elaeagnus angustifolia

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gardengeek
gardengeek
June 25, 2010
That's right... these leaves where really mealy.. I wonder what it is.
Thunder
Thunder
June 25, 2010
Doubt it is a willow, willow look alike maybe....Willows do not have that type of flower. Willows are dioecious with male and female flowers appearing as catkins on different plants

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