Topal Holly (Ilex x attenuata) in the Ilex Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Leaves: Evergreen
Broadleaf
Fruit: Edible to birds
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Fragrant
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Miscellaneous: Dioecious
Parentage: Ilex cassine x Ilex opaca

photo credit: Michael Rivera

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Tree health by Tam7 Mar 4, 2018 6:33 PM 2
What kind of Holly tree/bush is this please? by AngieKH Mar 17, 2017 8:56 PM 2
Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130

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