Santa's Delight® English Holly
Ilex aquifolium 'Sadezam'
Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||I-leks a-kwi-FO-li-um|
|Average Size at Maturity||A pyramidal shrub 10 to 12 ft. tall and 6 to 8 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage and ornamental berries.|
|Landscape Use||Privacy Screen, Specimen|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Ornamental Berries, Shade Loving, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
Grows well in moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soils. Shelter from wind and harsh afternoon sun exposures in hot, dry regions. Water deeply, regularly during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. Prune annually to shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9