Ilex Crenata Dark Green. Box Holly or Holly Box. Japanese Holly. A slow-growing evergreen, shrub – a great alternative to Box (buxus) hedging which is very prone to Box blight. Its small, glossy, ovate to rounded leaves emerge pale green before maturing to a dark green color; insignificant flowers borne in spring may be followed by small, glossy, black berries Ilex Crenata Dark Green
Name: Ilex Crenata ‘Dark Green’
Approx. Height and spread: up to 4m x 2.5-4M – or trim as required for hedge.
Position: Full sun – part shade.
Soil Ph: All.
Moisture: Well drained soil. Moist, but well drained.