Ilex x meserveae Honey Maid - Holly Honey Maid Female

Honey Maid' holly is an evergreen shrub with very attractive leaf variegations of green and golden-yellow to cream color. Growing with a rounded, dense form, this shrub is a great choice for accent color among other hollies, a low hedge or foundation plant.

Genus: 

Ilex
Ilex x meserveae Honey Maid

Common Name: 

Holly Honey Maid Female

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Features: 

Variegated Foliage
Ornamental Berries
Attracts Birds
Evergreen

Plant Category: 

Evergreen Shrub
Shrub

Plant Terms: 

Foliage Color: 

Variegated Green Light Yellow

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: 

5'

Water Requirements: 

Requires regular waterings, particularly in hot, dry weather.

Width: 

5'

Soil Requirements: 

Moist, well drained acidic soil

Growth Habit: 

Upright
Rounded

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.