Ilex crenata Hetzi - Japanese Holly Hetzi

Great for hedge!

This Japanese Holly is a dense, low growing and wide spreading evergreen shrub. Thriving in sun or part shade, it makes a great looking low maintenance hedge, border or foundation plant. Can be pruned any time to control size and shape. Prefers light, moist, well-drained and slightly acid soils.

Genus: 

Ilex
Ilex crenata Hetzi

Common Name: 

Japanese Holly Hetzi

Exposure: 

Sun to Part Shade

Features: 

Easy to Grow
Easy to Maintain
Evergreen

Plant Category: 

Evergreen Shrub
Shrub

Plant Terms: 

Foliage Color: 

Dark Green

Care Instructions and Growing Tips: 

Protect from strong winter sun and wind. Prune as needed to control size and shape. Feed with Holly-tone in spring

Suggested Uses or Locations: 

Foundation Planting
Shrub Border
Hedge
Grouping
Massing

Height: 

4-6'

Water Requirements: 

Requires regular waterings, particularly in hot, dry weather.

Soil Requirements: 

Moist, well drained acidic soil

Growth Habit: 

Low Rounded
Spreading

Season of Interest: 

Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Please Note: The plant varieties listed on this website do not indicate current availability at Mahoney's Garden Centers. Plant varieties can vary from store to store and from week to week. If you are interested in purchasing a specific plant, we encourage you to call before making a a special trip to one of our garden centers.