You will receive 6 One Gallon Sky Pencil Hollies with each lot order.

Ilex Holly  Sky Pencil Japanese  Gallon Lot of 6
Ilex Holly Sky Pencil Japanese Gallon Lot of 6
Item# SkyPencilGal6

Plants Description/Care

Ilex: Sky Pencil

Latin Name: Ilex crenata

Growth Habit: Naturally Upright Columnar & Compact Narrow evergreen shrub.

Foliage: Multistemmed & Dark evergreen leaves.

Mature Height: 10-12 feet.

Mature Width: 2-3 feet.

Spacing: 2 feet.

Growth Rate: Moderate; once well established.

Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade.

Soil Conditions: Prefers light, moist but well-drained, slightly acid soils, but adaptable.

Resistant: Deer -therefore, these animals should not be a problem.

Pruning/Trimming: Trimmed to a desired height, but not necessary. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.

Fertilizer: Suggest a well-balance fertilizer like a 10-10-10 or 13-13-13 or even a Holly-toner. Feed in early spring and fall.

Uses: To fill small places in a sunny landscape area, dense narrow hedge, decorative accent, container and privacy screen.

Moisture: Regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly. Hardiness Zone: 5-9.