Compact Oleaster Topiary – Elaeagnus Ebbingei Compacta

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Elaeagnus Ebbingei Compacta, also known as Compact Oleaster Topiary, stands as a splendid choice for topiary enthusiasts, showcasing versatility, stunning foliage, and robust growth, which makes it an ideal candidate for topiary work within the UK.

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Compact Oleaster Topiary (Elaeagnus Ebbingei Compacta)

Elaeagnus Ebbingei Compacta, also known as Compact Oleaster Topiary, stands as a splendid choice for topiary enthusiasts, showcasing versatility, stunning foliage, and robust growth, which makes it an ideal candidate for topiary work within the UK.

Why Compact Oleaster Makes a Great Topiary Choice

Compact and Dense Growth: As the name suggests, Compact Oleasters have a dense and contained growth habit. This feature makes them perfect for topiary work as they can hold various shapes well and fit into smaller spaces.

Attractive Foliage: Their leaves showcase a unique combination of dark green and silver hues that not only create a stunning contrast but also add depth to any topiary design.

Hardy and Resilient: These plants are renowned for their hardiness, tolerating various soils and weather conditions, making them an excellent low-maintenance topiary choice.

Comparison to Other Topiary Plant Options

Compact Oleaster Topiaries set themselves apart from other topiary plant options in several ways:

Space-efficient: Thanks to their compact growth habit, they are an excellent choice for smaller gardens or spaces where a controlled size is essential.

Distinctive Coloration: The unique dual-tone foliage of these plants gives them a visual edge compared to many other topiary options.

Low Maintenance: Their hardiness ensures they remain healthy with less care than some other topiary plants.

Compact Oleaster Topiary in the UK Climate

Compact Oleasters are particularly well-suited to the UK’s climate, capable of withstanding its cold winters and relatively mild summers. They keep their attractive colours throughout the year, maintaining a consistent aesthetic appeal.

Features or Requirements

Compact Oleasters thrive in well-drained soil and can endure a range of light conditions, from full sun to partial shade. To keep them in top condition, water them regularly and apply a general-purpose fertiliser annually. Pruning to maintain shape and encourage denser growth is necessary, especially for topiary designs.

Landscaping Potential

Compact Oleaster Topiaries offer considerable versatility in landscaping. Their dense growth and unique colouration make them an excellent choice for creating stylish lollipop trees, precise balls, or neat cones. Their compact growth also means they can fit well into designs where space is limited, while their distinctive foliage ensures they remain eye-catching.

Conclusion

In summary, Elaeagnus Ebbingei Compacta or Compact Oleaster Topiary is an exceptional topiary choice that combines versatility, striking visual appeal, and resilience. Whether you’re looking to add a stylish touch to a small space or want a unique, eye-catching topiary design, Compact Oleaster provides a fantastic option for topiary in the UK.

Style

Full Standard, Boxhead, Feathered, Multi Stem, Pleached, Half Standard Pleached, Umbrella, Half Standard, Espalier, Mini Standard, Ball, Cone, Spiral, Cube, Cloud Form, Cube Spiral, Cube Multiball, Cube Ball Cone, Pom-pom, Lollipop, Archway, Twisted Stem, Triple Lollipop, Multiball 2, Multiball 3, Dome, Cylinder, Pyramid, Cylindrical Dome, Twisted Stem, Unique, Bonsai, Instant Hedge, Instant Screen, Hedging Plants

Root Type

Pot Grown, Rootball, Bare Root

Height

15-30cm, 30-50cm, 50-70cm, 70-90cm, 90-110cm, 110-130cm, 130-150cm, 150-170cm, 170-200cm, 200-230cm, 230-250cm, 250-270cm, 270-300cm, 300-350cm, 350-400cm, 400-450cm, 450-500cm, 500-600cm, 600-700cm, 10-20cm, 20-30cm, 30-40cm, 40-50cm, 50-60cm, 60-70cm, 70-80cm, 80-90cm, 90-100cm, 100-110cm, 110-120cm, 120-130cm, 130-140cm, 140-150cm

Stem Girth

4-6cm, 6-8cm, 8-10cm, 10-12cm, 12-14cm, 14-16cm, 16-18cm, 18-20cm, 20-22cm, 22-24cm, 24-26cm, 26-28cm, 28-30cm, 30-35cm, 35-40cm, 40-45cm, 45-50cm, 50-60cm, 60-70cm, N/A

Foliage Type

Evergreen

Origin

Not Native

Water Requirement

Moderate Watering

Growth Height

Medium Growing

Growth Speed

Moderate Growth

Costal Growing

Yes

Conifer?

No

Flowering?

Yes

Berries?

0

Drought Tolorant?

0

Hard Wood Cutbacks?

0

Fragrant

0

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