Elaeagnus umbellata Thunb.

Common name

English: Autumn Olive

German: Schirm-Ölweide

Mandarin: 牛奶子 (niu nai zi)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Rhamnales (22)

        Family: Elaeagnaceae (3) (family description)

          Genus: Elaeagnus (2)

           Epithet: umbellata Thunb. (2)

umbellata => having the inflorescence in umbels or umbrella form

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: yellow, beige

External links

Check for Elaeagnus umbellata at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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