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Arboretum: Blue Boy Hybrid Holly

Blue Boy Hybrid Holly

Ilex x meserveae

Blue Boy

"Blue Boy" holly is a hybrid male holly. Male hollies do not produce berries, only female hollies do. A dense shrubby broadleaf evergreen to 8' tall and wide. Leaves are dark glossy green and serrated. Grows best in full sun. Prefers moist, slightly acidic soil. Avoid planting in exposed windy locations.

Family: Aquifoliaceae
Type: Ornamental
Origin: Hybrid
Season: Spring

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