Ilex x attenuata 'Eagleston' New!

Eagleston Holly

Category: Evergreen, Screening, New This Year | Size: Small , Narrow | Hardiness Zones: 6 , 7 , 8 , 9 | Growth Rate: Slow | Adaptability: Urban Tolerant
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The Eagleston Holly is a natural hybrid of the Dahoon Holly and American Holly. This dense tree is great to use as a privacy hedge or as a single specimen and is less prone to many diseases common in the holly family. In the fall, the tree is covered in round bright red berries, which birds love.

Category: Small screening tree; evergreen
Hardiness: 6 to 9
Foliage: Shiny medium-green leaves
Flower: Small, white; inconspicuous
Fruit: Abundant bright red berries during fall and winter, attracting birds
Bark: Attractive smooth gray bark
Winter Interest: Dark green leaves; red berries through winter
Texture: Fine to medium
Shape: Pyramidal
Mature Size: 20 to 25' tall by 10 to 20' wide
Growth Rate: Slow
Adaptability: Durable - drought tolerant; heat tolerant; urban tolerant