Sky Box Holly

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Japanese Holly with Unique, Upright Growing Branches

Sky Box Holly (ilex), a Proven Winners selection, is a Japanese holly. It has a mounding growth habit that gets about 2-3 feet tall & wide.As a Japanese holly, Sky Box branching has a more upright growth habit. It is a great alternative to boxwood shrubs.

Sky Box Holly shrubs are known for their toughness.  They can withstand urban pollution, ocean salt spray and are even drought tolerant once established. Sky Box Holly shrubs grow in a very uniform manner, meaning they rarely need pruning. Sky Box Holly are considered fast growing and would be great as a unique, medium sized hedge.

Grow Zones 6 – 8
Plant Height 4 ft – 5 ft
Plant Width 24 in – 3 ft
Additional Characteristics Evergreen, Easy Care Plants, Fast Growing
Sunlight Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Requirements Moist,  well-drained
Resistance Deer Resistance, Cold Hardy, Heat Tolerant
Soil Conditions Normal,  loamy
Botanical Name Ilex crenata ‘Farrowone’ USPP 20,049
Uses Border, Containers, Foliage Interest, Hedge, Specimen

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