Ilex aquifolium 'Myrtifolia Aurea Maculata'
Holly - 3 litres
Ilex aquifolium 'Myrtifolia Aurea Maculata' (holly) is a slow-growing variegated male variety bearing small and narrow glossy dark green leaves splashed with a bold yellow blotch. Will pollinate female varieties and can be kept compact indefinitely by trimming.
Large hardy evergreen shrub. Plant in any well-drained fertile soil in a sunny or partially-shaded reasonably sheltered position. Prune in July or August to keep compact and shapely.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Ilex aquifolium|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Foliage colour||Green, Yellow|
|Plant type||Evergreen Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Time to maturity||20 - 50 years|
|Ultimate height||1.6m - 2.5m|
|Ultimate spread||1.6m - 2.5m|