Ilex x meserveae Blue Stallion - Holly Blue Stallion Male

Blue Stallion' is an acclaimed landscape piece; notably the most vigorous grower of the blue varieties. Another appealing characteristic is its smooth, snag free foliage which makes it a good choice for foundation planting, hedge of border next to a walkway.

Genus: 

Ilex
Ilex x meserveae Blue Stallion

Common Name: 

Holly Blue Stallion Male

Exposure: 

Sun to Part Shade

Features: 

Easy to Grow
Easy to Maintain
Evergreen

Plant Category: 

Evergreen Shrub
Shrub

Plant Terms: 

Foliage Color: 

Blue Green

Care Instructions and Growing Tips: 

Protect from strong winter sun and wind. Prune as needed to control size and shape.

Suggested Uses or Locations: 

Foundation Planting
Shrub Border
Hedge
Grouping
Massing

Height: 

6-10'

Water Requirements: 

Requires regular waterings, particularly in hot, dry weather.

Width: 

7-8'

Soil Requirements: 

Moist, well drained acidic soil

Growth Habit: 

Upright
Broad Pyramidal

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.