Ilex aquifolium growing shrub or tree of the genus Ilex also known as Common holly, Ilex aquifolium perennial evergreen used as ornamental hedge plant, can grow in temperate, cold mediterranean or cold subtropics climate or as climate and growing in hardiness zone 3-8. Ilex aquifolium leaves
Leaves color green or variegate green with white or yellow in oval or shapeless with spines in the margin of the leaves.
Flower color white in female tree and yellow with green in male plants, the flowers grow in clusters.
Fruit not edible, fruit color red, the fruit glossy and small 0.5 cm.
Ilex aquifolium for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Ilex aquifolium growing and care:
Cold weather, moist
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Spiny leaves, invasive Spring, summer, autumn Planting season: Leaf miner Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Winter How to prune: Just for design Size of the plant? 2-10 m, 6-30 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Slow growing Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade (preferred by the plant) / Full Shade Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower White flowers female tree and yellow with green in male plants, the flowers grow in clusters Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Slow growing plants
Evergreen, Perennial plant, Shrub, Tree
Hedging plants, Indoor plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Hardiness zone 3, Hardiness zone 4, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8
Ornamental flower, Ornamental fruit, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
White leaves, Yellow leaf