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Russian Olive

Elaeagnus angustifolia


This is a large tree with silvery-grey leaves and thorny branches.


This tree was growing in the Rio Grande Bosque.


Russian olive is an invasive species here.

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Graham Monroe
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Graham Monroe

New Mexico, USA

Spotted on May 21, 2017
Submitted on May 22, 2017

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