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Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens'

Common Name(s):
Nellie R. Stevens Holly
Categories:
Shrubs, Trees
Comment:

A hybrid of I. aquifolium and I. cornuta; vigorous; drought and heat tolerant; pollination by I. cornuta; produces some fruit without male pollinator

Height:
30-40 ft.
Flower:
Abundance of bright red fruit
Zones:
6-9
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade; prefers well drained soil but tolerates a range of soil types (heavy clay, damp); best to avoid wet sites
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Dense; upright; pyramidal
Width:
10-15 ft.
Growth Rate:
Rapid
Leaf:
Glossy, deep green leaves; attractive year round
Tags:
evergreen

NCCES plant id: 2022

Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens' Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens'
Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens' Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens'
Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens' Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens'