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Ilex x 'HL10-90' Christmas Jewel®

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EYE-leks
Description

Christmas Jewel® holly is a compact dense pyramidal evergreen green tree with dark green glossy leaves. It has spines but they are blunt so they do not hurt when touched.  Propagation of this plant is prohibited.

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Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#small tree#red berries#winter interest#glossy leaves#red fruits#evergreen tree
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#small tree#red berries#winter interest#glossy leaves#red fruits#evergreen tree
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Ilex
    Family:
    Aquifoliaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
    Dimensions:
    Height: 6 ft. 0 in. - 10 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 3 ft. 0 in. - 6 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Tree
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Broadleaf Evergreen
    Habit/Form:
    Erect
    Pyramidal
    Growth Rate:
    Slow
    Appendage:
    Spines
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Drainage:
    Moist
    Available Space To Plant:
    6-feet-12 feet
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Color:
    Red/Burgundy
    Display/Harvest Time:
    Spring
    Summer
    Winter
    Fruit Type:
    Berry
    Fruit Description:
    Apple-red berries appear even without a pollinator in early December and persist into summer.
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Broadleaf Evergreen
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Winter Garden