The Helleri Holly is a stunning evergreen shrub that is sure to make a statement in any garden. Native to the Southeastern United States, this deciduous holly is a low-maintenance plant that is highly tolerant of a variety of soil types and conditions. With its glossy, dark green foliage and bright red berries, the Helleri Holly is a beautiful addition to any landscape.
The Helleri Holly is a hardy shrub that can be grown in zones 7 to 10. This low-maintenance shrub grows best in well-drained, acidic soils in full sun or partial shade. It is tolerant of both wet and dry soils, making it a great choice for gardens in wet climates. It is also quite drought-tolerant once established.
The Helleri Holly grows to a height of 6 to 8 feet with a spread of 6 to 8 feet and has an upright, pyramidal shape. Its glossy, dark green foliage is evergreen in warmer climates and provides year-round interest with its small, white flowers that appear in spring. The bright red berries that follow in summer are attractive to birds and other wildlife.
This low-maintenance shrub requires very little pruning and is pest- and disease-resistant. To keep your Helleri Holly looking its best, prune it in late winter or early spring, removing any damaged or diseased branches. Mulch around the base of the shrub to retain moisture and control weeds.
If you’re looking for a low-maintenance shrub with vibrant color and year-round interest, the Helleri Holly is a great choice. This hardy shrub is sure to bring a touch of beauty to any garden.