Holly-Japanese 'Compacta' - 3 Gal.


Ilex crenata 'Compacta'

Dense growing and globose, this selection has an attractive natural shape that needs little maintenance. Deep, dark, shiny foliage and a multitude of landscape uses such as foundaton or hedging. Slow growing, compact evergeen does equally well in sun or shade. Young stems have a purplish cast and berries are favored by many songbirds.

Plant Details

Zone: 6 - 8

Mature Size: 2 - 3 ft High x 4 - 5 ft Wide

Current Size: 18-21''

Growing Tips

Likes moist, well-drained soil and mulch. Plant in part shade and prune after flush of new growth.

Sun Exposure: Full Sun, Full Shade, Partial Shade, Partial Sun

Availability and quality confirmed as of Tuesday, May 26 2020

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Plant Size Guide

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