Sky Pencil Japanese Holly

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Ilex creneta 'Sky Pencil'

Sky Pencil is a dense, multi-branched, very upright and narrow evergreen shrub with lustrous, dark, gray-green leaves. New stems are green. Extremely hardy plant produces black berries. Does not need to be pruned to keep its shape. 

 * Deer Resistant *

Photos courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foliage Type Broadleaf Evergreen
Height 6' - 10'
Spread 1' - 3'
Shape Upright, Columnar form
Primary Foliage Color (Glossy) Green
Seasonal Foliage Color (Glossy) Green
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Insignificant
Berries Inconspicuous
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences Average: Ensure adequate drainage
Cold Hardiness Zone 6 to 8