LittleOne® Blue Holly
Ilex x meserveae 'monwilde' PPAF
|Description||The only true dwarf female blue holly. Forms a compact, rounded shrub with lovely glossy green foliage. Bears an impressive amount of red berries in fall, holding into winter. Works perfectly as a low hedge or a foundation planting. Needs to be planted near a male blue holly for berry set. Evergreen.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Mature Size||Reaches 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Care||Thrives in organically rich, slightly acidic, moist, well-drained soils, but highly adaptable. Water deeply, regularly in first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. Pruning is generally unnecessary but may be done in late winter to shape. Needs to be planted within 30 ft. of a male cultivar to set berries. One male shrub can pollinize 6 female shrubs.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9
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100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr.
in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.
We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.