Golden Gem (Variegated) Japanese Holly

Golden Gem (Variegated) Japanese Holly

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Ilex crenata Golden Gem

Golden Gem, a Variegated Boxleaf Holly, even smaller than other compact Holly; is covered with golden-yellow stippling. It is very low-growing, with a mature height and width of about 2 feet. It makes an excellent foundation plant when placed with a darker background plants. It is equally useful in a bed or border, creating a soft, yellowish-green effect. *Deer Resistant*

 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foilage Type Broadleaf evergreen
Height 1-2 ft
Spread 1-2 ft
Shape Mounding
Primary Foilage Color Green, variegated w/golden yellow
Seasonal Foilage Color
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Insignificant
Berries Inconspicuous
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to partial shade
Water Preferences Well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone Zones 6 (-23¡F) to 8 (-12¡F)