Silver Margined Holly (Ilex aquifolium 'Argentea Marginata') in the Ilex Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Silver Margined Holly
Give a thumbs up Broad-Leaved Silver Holly

Also sold as:
Ilex aquifolium 'Argentea Variegata'
Ilex x altaclerensis 'Variegata'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Plant Height: 40 feet or more (12m)
Leaves: Evergreen
Variegated
Broadleaf
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Other: Red
Fruiting Time: Fall
Late fall or early winter
Winter
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Other: Cuttings: semi-hardwood
Pollinators: Bees
Various insects
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Dioecious

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