A cross between an English Holly and a Chinese Holly, the Nellie R Stevens is a great choice for hedge screens or alone as an accent. The leaves are glossy with a dark green color. Nellies produce inconspicuous white flowers in the spring and dark red berries later into late summer and fall. Cold and drought hardy.


Botanical Name: Illex x 'nellie r stevens'

Cold Hardiness Zones: 6-9

Type: Evergreen

Sun/Shade: Partial to Full Sun

Watering: Drought tolerant, requires regular watering in extreme heat

Growth Rate: Medium

Average Landscape size: 10-12 ft x 6-7 ft.

Blooms: Spring

Foliage Color: Glossy Dark Green

We supply the finest quality Holly Trees and Palms,
offering a large selection of sizes and prices.

Boggy Creek Tree Farms



6350 New Hope Road

Orlando, Florida 32824

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