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Hippophae rhamnoides 'Hergo'

More About Hippophae rhamnoides 'Hergo'

  • Inconspicuous, yellowish-white flowers appear before the leaves
  • Clusters of tiny, orange berries are prized for their high, vitamin C content
  • Silvery-green, narrow leaves on spiny stems
  • Upright, rounded, large shrub
  • Needs a male pollinator
  • One male can pollinate up to five females
  • Ripens: August

Zone:

2

Height:

5-6 m

Spread:

2-3 m

Colour:

Yellow
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Hergo Sea Buckthorn Growing and Maintenance Tips

Tolerant of a range of soils and conditions, it is, however, best grown in a dry, sandy soil, in full sun. 


Hippophae rhamnoides 'Hergo' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Xeriscape
Deciduous
Berries

Habit

Vase-shape
Rounded
Upright

Foliage Color

Silver
Green

Landscape uses

Naturalizing
Specimen

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