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Russian Olive Plants ships in the range of 10 to 22 inch tall bare root seedliings.
Cannot ship to CO, CT, MT, NH, NM, or WY.Orders shipping to the following states: AZ, CA, CO, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, and WY are subject to a 20% handling charge due to additional plant preparation and shipping surcharges.
Russian Olive or Elaeagnus angustifolia is an excellent windbreak shrub and wildlife plant. Russian Olive is extremely tolerant of environmental factors. The best windbreak plant for high wind areas. Pictured is the Russian olive shrub form. Easily grows into a hedge by planting 10' apart in rows. Russian Olive has low in water requirements and displays a high tolerance for salt and alkali. Russian Olive plants have long been a favorite shrub planted for wild turkey, deer and other wildlife food sources.
While this may be a controversial plant in some states, it is not banned or considered invasive in all states. We will not ship into states where it is prohibited. At this time, we find Russian Olive plants are prohibited in the following states: CO, CT, MT, NH, NM, or WY.
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