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Ilex 'Little Red' /Little Red Holly

Ilex 'Little Red'   / Ilex 'Little Red'
Spiny foliage
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Spiny foliage

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Terminal shoot of foliage

Specimen plant growing alone

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Scientific Name: Ilex 'Little Red'
Common Name: Little Red Holly
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
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Comments: It can be used in the landscape as a foundation plant, a small pyramidal specimen, and a medium-growing hedge. The rich green leaves have a maroon color when they first emerge from the buds.