Popular for their glossy leaves and berries so often used in holiday decorations as well as their use in landscape, the Holly is a versatile plant. The Holly, or Ilex, is a popular, hardy group of primarily evergreen shrubs and trees.
The berries are a main food source for many birds and other wildlife. So, you’ll get to bird watch while you admire those colorful berries atop a dark green foliage backdrop!
The varieties of Holly are extremely diverse and offer shrubs of all sizes, perfect for just about any landscape idea!
A fast growing, evergreen that is hardy, low maintenance AND perfect for hedges and privacy screens?! Meet the Nelly Stevens Holly. This large shrub is a landscape gem! They even look amazing as an anchor or single specimen plant! Just plant and let them do their thing!
The low maintenance Oakleaf Holly has soft, emerald green leaves that, yes, do resemble oak leaves! Very similar in size and shape the American Holly, but with a soft texture that won’t catch on your sweater as your walk by. The Oakleaf Holly is perfect for a hedge or an accent tree.
The classy Sky Pencil Holly is such a treat for the home gardener! A stunning, accent shrub, unique screen or perfect, container plant for entryways, the Sky Pencil is as versatile as it is lovely!
Naturally lush and pyramidal the Steed’s Holly requires minimal maintenance. The small, deep green leaves darken with age and are often compared to boxwood leaves. The hardy Steed’s Holly is great for an accent shrub or a hedge.