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ILEX aquifolium 'Pyramidalis'

Commonly known as Common holly

Self-fertile, narrowly conical, upright, female form
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Narrowly elliptic, entire to few-spined, bright green leaves 6-8cm (2½-3in) long.
  • Cream
  • Height
    6m (20ft)
  • Spread
    4m (13ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Or small tree with yellow-green stems. Produces abundant bright red berries
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

ILEX aquifolium 'Pyramidalis'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Berries
    These plants have berries.
    Good to know
    Ultimate size in 20-50 years. Form of the native holly. Wildlife plant - birds, insects. Conical form can be maintained into maturity by trimming.
    Pests & Diseases
    Scale insects, leaf miners
    Place of origin
    Garden origin
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
    Slightly back from the sea with more shelter
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Moderately fertile, humus-rich
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Bird friendly
    Butterfly friendly
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6m (20ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)
 

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