Ilex aquifolium
  • Ilex aquifolium
  • Ilex aquifolium

Ilex aquifolium

£9.95

(English Holly) A well known and popular evergreen plant which has masses of bright red berries in winter and dark green, prickly leaves which make an excellent deterrent when planted in a hedge.

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A well known and popular evergreen plant which has masses of bright red berries in winter and dark green, prickly leaves which make an excellent deterrent when planted in a hedge. Superb hedging plant which can be trimmed to produce a neat and reasonably formal shape if required.


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Most well drained fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: May - June.
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
  • Habit: Large, densely branching shrub which can be pruned hard if required.
    • Height: 4 m (13 ft).
    • Spread: 3 m (10 ft).
  • Notes: These are mixed sex plants, with only the females producing berries.

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How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Mature Size
Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall), Shrub - Large (over 10 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Special: Coastal Areas, Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline
Special Features
Evergreen, Fruit - Ornamental, Screening/Hedge, Good for Wildlife (Birds)

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