Dragon Lady Holly
Ilex x aquipernyi "Meschick"
|1 GAL 18-24"||$26.95|
|3 GAL 2.5-3 Feet||$54.95||
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|Mature Height:||15 to 20 feet|
|Mature Width:||10 to 12 feet|
|Sunlight:||Full Sun to part shade|
|Foliage Color:||Dark Green|
|Growth Form:||Upright pyramidal|
|Soil:||Very tolerant of most soil conditions|
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Evergreen Dragon Lady Holly habit is narrow, upright-pyramidal with very spiny, glossy dark green leaves and bright red berries. new growth is a very sophisticated dark green, perfect for tall hedge or specimen.
Dragon Lady Holly habit is narrow, upright-pyramidal with very spiny, glossy dark green leaves and bright red berries. new growth is a very sophisticated dark green, perfect for tall hedge or specimen.
Never plant Dragon Lady Holly deeper than originally planted in the pot. As a rule we always say that before you mulch you should still be able to see the soil from the original pot. Planting to deep can cause rotting of the stem and death to the tree. Dragon Lady Holly are moderately drought tolerant, however they grow very slow without adequate water. Staking young trees is recommended to minimize the stress on the stem from winds blowing the tree. When tying trees to stakes remember the tree will continue to grow. Loosely tie the tree with several twist ties to allow for growth. Check trees every three months and loosen as needed. If this is not done, the twist tie will grow into the tree causing injury. A Pro tip that we can offer is to use a short length of old garden hose and run the tie wire through the hose. this will protect the trunk of the tree from being damaged by the tie wire. The one question that comes up often when talking to customers is "when is the best time to plant."? For the most part, container trees can be planted year around, provided the ground isn't frozen. Below Virginia many nurseries and Christmas tree growers field plant year around, weather permitting. When planting a potted tree, remember the only water source the tree has, is its small root ball, and all the water the tree uses must come from them until new roots can grow into the surrounding soil. New trees should be watered twice weekly (Minimum), under hot drier conditions possibly more. Care should be taken not to over water. More trees die from over watering than under. Dragon Lady Holly can also be planted in clusters in corners of the garden or to hide smaller permanent fixtures in the garden such as well caps or utility boxes. Clusters can be used at the ends of shrub borders or even in the middle to bring symmetry or vertical elements into the garden. Shrub borders tend to be a uniform in height but by adding clusters of larger evergreen trees you bring variations in height as well as a sense of permanence to the garden