Hippophae rhamnoides (Sea Buckthorn)
Heavily spined white bark creates a dramatic effect on this mounding scrambling shrub
Holding small leaves in summer the highlight is the mass of bright orange berries towards autumn. These berries can be grown for the birds or collected and made into jams and teas. Full of vitamin c.
Highly tolerant to coastal conditions and windy sites. Often used as winds breaks and bank stabilisation becoming more ornamental and also used as security screening.
Comes in a 1l pot approximately 50cm tall.