Russian olive USDA PLANTS Symbol: ELAN
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Shrub
Elaeagnus angustifolia L.
Taxonomic Rank: Magnoliopsida: Rhamnales: Elaeagnaceae
Synonym(s): Russian olive, oleaster
Native Range: Temp. & trop. Asia, Europe (GRIN);

U.S. State(s) where reported invasive:

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U.S. National Parks where reported invasive:
Badlands National Park (South Dakota)
Blue Ridge Parkway (North Carolina)
Colonial National Historical Park (Virginia)
Dinosaur National Monument (Colorado)
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area (Utah)
Grand Canyon National Park (Arizona)
Lake Meredith National Recreation Area (Texas)
Scotts Bluff National Monument (Nebraska)
Theodore Roosevelt National Park (North Dakota)