Ruby Colonnade® Holly
Ilex x crenata 'RutHol5' PPAF
Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
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1320 East 2nd Street Edmond OK 73034
- T L C Garden Center
105 W. Memorial Road Oklahoma City OK 73114
2401 North Kelly Avenue Edmond OK 73003
2400 W. Memorial Road Oklahoma City OK 73134
|Botanical Pronunciation||I-leks kre-NA-ta|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 10 to 12 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary|
|Growth Habit||Columnar, Pyramidal|
|Landscape Use||Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Topiary|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Astilbe (Astilbe); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa); Camellia (Camellia)|
Adapts to a range of soil types; thrives in light, well-drained, acidic soils with consistent moisture. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Fertilize in early spring. For a tidy appearance, prune to shape in winter.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9