Ilex aquifolium

English Holly, Common Holly


1 in stock


A medium-sized evergreen tree or shrub, slow-growing when young, with dark, glossy green, undulate and usually strongly spiny leaves. Small, dull white flowers in spring are followed by bright red berries, on pollinated female plants.

Likes any moist but well drained soil in full sun or partial shade.

Height up to 12m x Spread 4-8m