Broad-leaf Evergreen

Ilex crenata Compacta

Compact Japanese Holly

  • Dense growing and globose
  • Dark, shiny foliage
  • Great for both hedging and foundation use
  • Easy to grow and prune

Dense growing and globose, this selection has an attractive natural shape that needs little maintenance. Deep, dark, shiny foliage and a multitude of landscape uses such as foundaton or hedging. Slow growing, compact evergeen does equally well in sun or shade. Young stems have a purplish cast and berries are favored by many songbirds.

Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Shade
Partial Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Average Water
Average Water
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained

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