Plant Details: Inkberry Holly
Category Shrubs  
Zone: 4 - 9
 
Out_of_stock: N
Common Name Inkberry Holly Variety  
Regional Names  
Botanical Name Ilex glabra
Description This is a great species for to create an evergreen screen. Stoloniferous, Ilex glabra can spread to colonize an area approximately 6-8'Wide x 6-8' tall. A great fruit producer for wildlife, mainly birds are attracted to the abundance of black fruit. This species is known to survive 1 Degree F. and remain evergreen, nny temp. below 1 Degree could result in burning of the foliage and possible stem killing, but plant will rebound quickly in spring. For a more compact form look at var. 'Nigra', which is available from time to time. Gallberry nectar is the food source of honey bees that produce the highly rated Gallberry Honey.
Notes
 
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
Y
 
dry:
N
 
full:
Y
 
Evergreen:
Y
neutral:
Y
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
Y
 
partial:
Y
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
Y
 
sand:
Y
 
wet:
N
 
shade:
N
  Deciduous:
N
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2008-12-19 12:49:48.0
Container Size
Price
1 Gallon
12.00
3 Gallon
24.00
Last Update:
2016-08-19 21:18:20.0
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