Ilex x meserveae 'Blue Princess' /Blue Princess Meserve Holly

Ilex x meserveae 'Blue Princess'   / Ilex x meserveae 'Blue Princess'
A very handsome foliage
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A very handsome foliage

Foliage is produced in tiers or layers

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Scientific Name: Ilex x meserveae 'Blue Princess'
Common Name: Blue Princess Meserve Holly
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 10-15 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Fall
Fruit color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Comments: This female selection has dark purplish stems and glossy, blue-green leaves with spiny-toothed margins. It is very attractive in late fall and winter with its crop of red berries. Very winter hardy and can be used in hedges, screens and as accent plant.