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Russian Olive

This yellow flower has four points and grows on a large tree. It has a very sweet scent during early summer. The leaves are grayish green. The green also fruits with a grayish green seed with a pulpy bit around.

Wildflower Details

Scientific Name:Elaeagnus angustifolia
Native:No, Designated Noxious Weed
Growing Season:Early to mid summer
Soil Type:Streamsides, disturbed areas, fields
Habitat:Plains, Foothills