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A dense, compact form of inkberry with glossy evergreen leaves and a rounded habit, ideal for low hedges or foundation plantings; does not produce as much fruit as the species.

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Ilex glabra 'Compacta'

Common Name: Compact inkberry

Type: Evergreen shrub

Family: Aquifoliaceae

Native Range: Eastern North America

Zone: 4 to 9

Height: 3 to 4 feet

Spread: 3 to 4 feet

Bloom Time: May to June

Bloom Description: White

Sun: Full sun to part shade

Water: Medium

Maintenance: Low

Suggested Use: Hedge, foundation plantings

Flower: Inconspicuous

Attracts: Birds

Tolerate: Wet soil, salt

Ilex Glabra Compacta

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Compact Inkberry Holly has dark green evergreen foliage on a plant with a round habit of growth. The glossy narrow leaves remain dark green throughout the winter. It produces black berries from mid fall to late winter.

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