Ilex cornuta↺ Back To search
- Common Name: Chinese Holly
- Plant Story:
A broadleaf evergreen, Ilex cornuta features unusually shaped rectangular leaves with spines. Dull white flowers appear in may that give way to berry-like red drupes. Flowers attract bees. Deer resistant.
- Type: Shrub Broadleaf Evergreen
- Bloom Season: Spring
- Flower Color: White
- Has Winter Interest
- Planting Zone: 7-9
- Height: 8-15 ft
- Spread: 8-15 ft
- Light Requirements:Part Shade
- Suggested Uses: Small group or hedge.
- Leaf: Rectangular spine leaves
- Edible: NO
- Attracts to: Birds,
- Plant Deer Resistant:Yes
- Plant Potential Pests:Leaf miner, spider mites, whitefly, scale, leaf spot, leaf rot, and powdery
- Form: Not available
- Special Care Instructions:
Dioecious( male and female) make sure you have both in order for the plant to fruit and flower.