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Ilex vomitoria 'Grenier' /Microni Dwarf Yaupon Holly

Ilex vomitoria 'Grenier'    / Ilex vomitoria 'Grenier'
New growth is spring has red color
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New growth is spring has red color

New spring foliage

Leaves smaller on this cultivar

Plant is more compact and dense than 'Nana' cultivar

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Scientific Name: Ilex vomitoria 'Grenier'
Common Name: Microni Dwarf Yaupon Holly
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Comments: Leaves appear to be smaller and the plant is more dense than the regular dwarf yaupon. Most of this cultivar on the market are male plants and produce no berries. Dwarf yaupons can become 6-8 feet tall and should be pruned or sheared in late winter to keep the height at desired level. It can be severly cut back to rejuvenate overgrown specimens. It is nearly pest free and deer resistant.