Sky Box™ Japanese Holly
Ilex crenata 'Farrowone' PP #20,049
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly in extreme heat for best performance. Requires less water once established.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||I-leks kre-NA-ta|
|Lore||Humane Society of America notes that Ilex berries can produce a toxic reaction if consumed by pets.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 4 to 5 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Green Wall, Hedge, Poolside|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly in extreme heat for best performance. Requires less water once established.|
Prefers light, moist, acidic soils with good drainage. Maintains a columnar shape without pruning. If pruning is necessary, shear in early to mid-summer. Protect from winter sun and wind.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-7