Order Holly Trees Hedging - Ilex aquifolium hedging online. Holly trees for sale. Ilex aquifolium seedlings available for planting now. Buy Ilex aquifolium saplings for quick UK delivery.
The Holly (Ilex aquifolium) tree is very tolerant of shade and is a pretty evergreen renowned for its berries in the winter. It is a useful addition to any garden particularly at Christmas for decorating inside the home. A steady grower, reaching up to 15m if not cut and is often used for hedging. Attractive red berries are produced by the female trees. 80% of our Holly saplings supplied are female. In folklore the Holly was left uncut in hedges to obstruct witches who were known to run along the tops of hedges.
For a single row hedge plant 4 trees per metre. For a staggered double row hedge plant 6 trees per metre.
The current height of the trees is approximately 10-20cm and they can be planted out all year round.
RHS Perfect for Pollinators in Spring and Summer.
- Plant in dry and shady sites
- Likes most soil types
- Garden tree or hedging plant
- Widespread in the UK