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Elaeagnus angustifolia

Elaeagnus angustifolia L.

Elaeagnus angustifolia L. var. orientalis (L.) Kuntze

Russian Olive

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderRhamnalesBuckthorns, oleasters, grapes, others
FamilyElaeagnaceaeOleaster family, named after
GenusElaeagnusSilverberry or oleaster genus; from the Greek elais, “olive,” and agnos, “the chaste-tree”
Speciesangustifolia

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Elaeagnus angustifolia description by Thomas H. Kent, not updated.

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Elaeagnus angustifolia (Russian Olive)

9/20/2014 · By Jacquelyn Boyt

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