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Holly/ Gem Box Inkberry

  • Can handle more sun than boxwood
  • Leaf tips emerge red in spring
  • Prefers moist acidic soil - use an acid fertilizer in spring
  • Consider growing as a patio container plant - protect during winter
Scientific Name:
Ilex glabra
Zone: 5
Mature Height: 2-3'
Mature Spread: 2-3'
Type: Evergreen
Size: Small
Fruiting: None
Fall Color:
None
Attributes:
Semi-Shade
Semi-Shade
Moderate Water
Moderate Water