Needlepoint Chinese Holly

Needlepoint Chinese Holly

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Ilex cornuta 'Needlepoint'

The name Needlepoint refers to the single spine at the end of each of its long, narrow leaves, which are glossy, and dark green in color.

This versatile holly has an upright growth habit and a somewhat pyramidal form.

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC 336-857-2131

Ornamental Characteristics


Category Shrub
Foliage Type Broadleaf evergreen
Height 6' - 10'
Spread 6' - 8'
Shape Upright, Spreading
Primary Foliage Color (Glossy) Dark Green
Seasonal Foliage Color (Glossy) Dark Green
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Insignificant
Berries Red
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences AverageEnsure planting area provides adequate drainage. Water as needed.
Cold Hardiness Zone 7  to 9