Nellie R Stevens Holly Tree
Nellie R Stevens Holly Tree Berries
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Nellie R Stevens Holly Tree

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Tristar Plants
Regular price
$29.95 USD
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$29.95 USD
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This Ilex 'Nellie R. Stevens' - Nellie R Stevens Holly Tree is a vigorous, dense, pyramidal growing evergreen with leathery dark green leaves foliage with small spiked edging. During the winter time light green berries that mature into orange-red berries bring a pop of color against the dense foliage. Birds are attracted to its fruit and will be a good food supply during the colder months. 

  • Plant 5'-6' apart.
  • Does not need to be cross-pollinated by other hollies, but will improve the production of the berries.
  • Small, insignificant yellow flowers.

Attributes:

  • This Nellie R Stevens Holly Tree comes in a¬†1 Gallon pot.
  • Size:¬†Mature size can reach 15' - 25' x 5' - 10'
  • Light:¬†Full to partial sun
  • Hardiness zone:¬†6-9 View map
  • Characteristics:¬†Grows in a pyramidal shape. Evergreen boxwood. Develops round red fruit in winter months. Pruning¬†is easy to do and encouraged for shaping.
  • Growth Rate:¬†Fast
  • Soil, Water, Fertilize:¬†Moist, rich, but is adaptable to all types of well draining soils with the pH 5.5-6.5. Tolerant to moderate drought once roots have been established.¬†Feed with a general purpose fertilizer in spring.

*We cannot send plants to Alaska or Hawaii.

*Plants ship dormant in winter months.

*Pictures shown are of mature plants and not what you will receive.