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Mademoiselle™ Holly

Ilex x meserveae 'Madez' PP #29,800

SKU
42569
This upright holly provides an extra touch of color in spring, with merlot new growth. Bright red berries provide winter interest and food for birds. The pyramidal shape makes a wonderful single accent, or plant several to create an evergreen privacy screen. Needs a male pollenizer for berry set.
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Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.

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Botanical PronunciationI-leks MESS-erv-ay
Average Size at MaturityReaches 12 to 15 ft. hight, 8 to 10 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBarrier, Hedge, Privacy Screen, Accent
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Ornamental Berries, Benefits Birds
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsRhododendron (Rhododendron); Magnolia (Magnolia); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Lily of the Valley (Pieris); Mountain Laurel (Kalmia)

Thrives in organically rich, slightly acidic, moist, well-drained soils, but highly adaptable. Water deeply, regularly in the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Apply a general-purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, prune annually to shape.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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