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Berry Poppins™ Holly

3 1/2-inch Pot
Item # 36046
$19.95
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verticillata 'FarrowBP' PPAF

Loves damp to wet soils!
Genus2
Ilex
Species
verticillata
Variety
'FarrowBP'
ppaf
PPAF
Item Form
3 1/2-inch Pot
Zone
3 - 9
BloomStartToEnd
Early Summer
Habit
Compact
PlantHeight
3 ft - 4 ft
PlantWidth
3 ft
Additional Characteristics
Berries, Bird Lovers, Bloom First Year, Easy Care Plants, Fall Color, Fast Growing, Free Bloomer, Pruning Recommended
Bloom Color
White
Foliage Color
Dark Green
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Requirements
Moist,  well-drained, Wet
Resistance
Cold Hardy, Disease Resistant, Heat Tolerant, Humidity Tolerant, Pest Resistant
Soil Tolerance
Clay, Normal,  loamy, Sandy
Uses
Border, Containers, Cut Flowers, Fall Color, Hedge, Specimen
Restrictions
*Due to state restrictions we cannot ship to the following:
Canada, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Arizona
Overall Rating: 4 Stars
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Patty B from PA wrote (April 26, 2013):
I received very healthy Ilex Berry Poppins and I am sure they need male/female counter parts. This was not inc. in ;labels. Are they self polinating?
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from wrote (February 11, 2013):
Easy to navigate website with concise information provided on each plant. Great selection, easy checkout.
Ilex
Japanese Holly

Planting:

Set plants 3 to 4 feet apart in full sun or light shade. The soil should be light, well-drained, 2 inches of the rim with weed-free potting soil or growing medium.

For quick coverage, plant about 6 inches apart or use 3 plants for a 10-inch basket. Grow as you would in the garden, but bear in mind that plants in a container or basket tend to dry out more quickly and will need more frequent watering.


Maintenance:

Once established, lamium requires little care, and can easily be increased by planting any of the numerous runners that will form. Can easily be cut back to restrain unwanted growth.


Zones:

Zones 4-8

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Tips for gardening in particularly hot, dry climates:


1. Water with a drip system whenever possible – soak the bed slowly and thoroughly to a depth of 10" to 12".

2. Watering deeply every 3 to 5 days is preferable to a shallow daily watering.

3. Water in the early morning, so foliage has time to dry.

4. Add a 2- to 3-inch layer of mulch or similar material to aid in water retention and help keep the roots cool during hot weather.