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Ilex cornuta 'O'Spring' /O'Spring Japanese Holly

Ilex cornuta 'O'Spring'   / Ilex cornuta 'O'Spring'
Green and yellow variegated foliage
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Green and yellow variegated foliage

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Spiny foliage

Dense variegated foliage can be a striking contrast to other plants growing nearby

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Scientific Name: Ilex cornuta 'O'Spring'
Common Name: O'Spring Japanese Holly
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
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Comments: Use as screen, hedge, barrier, or espalier plant. Will grow in almost any soil and is tolerant to drought and high temperatures. It has butter colored edged green foliage. It tends to become upright and irregular with age.