Ilex aquifolium ‘Ferox Argentea’ (Hedgehog Holly)
For color and texture, Ilex aquifolium ‘Ferox Argentea’ fills the bill. Its dark green and creamy yellow leaves stand out amid glowing purple stems and leaf ribs. A close look at the leaves reveals sharp spines, Even without berries, the large durable shrub puts on a show. Use as a focal point. screen or hedge. Tolerates drought and prefers well-drained soil and full sun.
- Garden Size: 10’H x 7’W
- Growth Rate: 6-8″/year
- Habit: Broad Upright
- Hardiness: Zone 6
- Exposure: Sun to Partial Shade