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Holly, Foster

Ilex attenuata (Holly, Foster)
Ilex attenuata 'Fosteri #2' Fosteri Holly B&B 7'

Ilex attenuata 'Fosteri #2'

Foster Holly is a dense, narrow to conical evergreen with narrow, spiny leaves. Foster Hollies are known to fruit heavily and are a good selection for use as specimens, foundation plantings for large buildings, and as screens.

Pyramidal habit
Produces heavy fruit set
Good for screening

Height

25 Feet

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Spread

15 Feet


Interesting Notes

Hybrid between Ilex cassine x Ilex opaca


USDA Hardiness Zone 6 to 9

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Screen Planting
Specimen
Border
Evergreen
Exposure
Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist
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