The Variegated English Holly will add year-round Holiday charm to your landscape. Beautiful glossy green leaves are edged with a cream accent color. Red berries make a splash of color in winter. Great in a privacy screen or an accent plant.
The Variegated English Holly will add a magical touch to your landscape wether you use it as privacy hedge or an accent plant. It is also charming in a container. A little pruning here and there is all that is needed to keep its' beautiful pyramidal, "Christmas Tree" shape. Remember, for this female plant to produce beautiful red berries, it needs a male pollinator. Ideal for holiday decorations, its creamy variegated leaf is a great accent that brightens the whole plant.
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.Pruning time: winter.