Hetz's Japanese Boxleaf Holly

Regular price $15.00 Sale

Ilex crenata 'Hetzii'

Hetzii, another outstanding Japanese (boxleaf) holly is a dwarf clone of Ilex crenata 'Convexa'. Its glossy, delicate leaves can make Hetz's Japanese holly a great choice that stays green year-round.

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foliage Type Broadleaf Evergreen
Height 6' - 10'
Spread 6' - 8'
Shape Mounding
Primary Foliage Color (Glossy) Dark Green
Seasonal Foliage Color (Glossy) Dark Green
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Insignificant
Berries Inconspicuous
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences Moist (not wet): Ensure the planting area is prepared for good drainage.  Poor drainage areas may result in 'root rot'.
Cold Hardiness Zone 6 to 9