Southern Gentleman Winterberry
Ilex verticillata 'Southern Gentleman'
Full sun, Partial sun
Keep soil moist to wet.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||EYE-leks ver-tiss-ih-LAY-tuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches 6 to 10 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous early summer flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Pollenizer|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil moist to wet.|
|Companion Plants||Peony (Paeonia); Azalea (Azalea); Astilbe (Astilbe); False Holly (Osmanthus); Sweetspire (Itea)|
Provide organically rich, acidic, moist, loamy soil; tolerates wet, heavy soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil. Apply fertilizer and prune annually to shape before new growth emerges in late winter to early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8