PlantsIlex→Silver Hedgehog English Holly (Ilex aquifolium 'Ferox Argentea')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Sun Requirements: 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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8a
Leaves: Evergreen
Broadleaf
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Fruiting Time: Fall
Late fall or early winter
Winter
Flowers: Fragrant
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Bees
Various insects
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Dioecious

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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2019-02-14
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, YorkshireDate: 2017-04-23
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2019-05-11
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