Mary 'N Barry™ Holly

Ilex x meserveae 'Blue Prince' & 'Blue Princess'

SKU
40412
A unique, colorful Holly - male Blue Prince and female Blue Princess grown in the same pot to ensure plenty of dark red fall berries! This upright evergreen shrub with a semi-pyramidal habit makes an excellent addition to any sunny landscape setting.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical PronunciationI-leks MESS-erv-ay
Average Size at MaturityModerate grower 10-15 ft. tall, 8-10 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeInconspicuous flowers, bright red berries in fall.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorDark Green
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBarrier, Border, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Ornamental Berries, Pollenizer, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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