Box Holly Ilex Crenata Caroline 20 Litre Pot 70/80cm Bushy
The perfect alternative to Box. Nice bushy field grown specimen, plant 2 per metre
Ilex or Holly is a huge family with many different varieties. They can be evergreen shrubs or trees, they differ so much depending on the variety as not all have spikes. Holly make lovely hedges or nice specimens. They are very low maintenance as they are slow growing.
Ilex Crenata Caroline minutely scalloped glossy dark green leaves used for topiary.They require clipping to keep shape only a couple of times a year. The perfect alternative to Box if you have had a bad time with blight.
Hollies like to be planted in moist well drained soil in sun or shade, ideally they do like a sheltered site.