6141 Sunset Lake Road, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526


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25g Nellie R. Stevens Holly
Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens'

Summer 2020

Grows 15-25' ht x 8-12' sp 

Nellie R. Stevens Holly is a large broadleaf evergreen shrub with a dense, conical form but can also be trained into a small tree. It's glossy, dark green leaves have spiny serated margins. Produces red berries which ripen in fall and persist into winter. Use in the landscape as a foundation, hedge or pruned into a specimen tree form. Thrives in medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. 

  • Hardy in zones 6-9
  • Full Sun,