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Holly, Sky Pencil

Ilex crenata (Holly, Sky Pencil)
Ilex crenata 'Sky Pencil' Sky Pencil Holly 3 gallon

Ilex crenata 'Sky Pencil'

Sky Pencil Holly is a slender, densely branched, extremely upright selection of the crenata hollies with lustrous deep green, 1 & 1/2 inch long leaves. This is a great selection for use on corners of buildings, to accent doorways, and to put in a container where it can be under planted with flowering annuals to spruce up the deck or patio.

Evergreen
Narrow, upright grower
Great for container gardening

Height

6-8 Feet

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Spread

2 Feet


Interesting Notes

Introduced into the US in 1985 by the National Arboretum


USDA Hardiness Zone 5 to 9

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Evergreen
Specimen
Border
Container
Exposure
Sun
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture Preference
Average