English Holly (Ilex aquifolium 'Moonlight') in the Ilex Database

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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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What are you ordering for Spring?? by virginiarose Apr 22, 2013 6:54 PM 46

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