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Ilex crenata 'Snowflake'

Snowflake Japanese Holly

Holly

Comments

Cherished for its display of dark green foliage with creamy edges; abundant black berries during winter

Description

Cherished for its display of dark green foliage with creamy edges; abundant black berries during winter

Landscape Attributes

Snowflake Japanese Holly is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice for attracting birds and bees to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Snowflake Japanese Holly is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Snowflake Japanese Holly will grow to be about 8 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 5 feet. It has a low canopy, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 30 years.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

moist to wet

Cold Hardy to Zone:

5b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

8 feet

5 feet

acidic

rich

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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