ilex x meserveae 'berri magic®' (blue prince & princess) (holly)

Size: 2 gallon
  • small, white, insignificant flowers
  • bright red berries persist into the winter 'blue prince' and 'blue princess' are planted together in the pot to ensure pollination
  • glossy, dark blue-green leaves, with spines on its leaf edges, turning purple in the winter
  • upright, vase-shaped habit
  • bloom time: spring
  • zone 5 
  • height 175-200cm 
  • spread 150-175cm
  • colour white
  • ilex grow best in a slightly acidic, slightly moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade
  • full sun, partial sun/shade, full shade
  • attracts birds
  • evergreen
  • low maintenance
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)