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Oak Leaf™ Holly Tree CareView Full Planting & Care Instructions
Sunlight Plant your Holly in an area with full to partial sun - at least 4 hours of sunlight daily.
Watering Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Water when the soil is dry 2-3 inches down.
Fertilizing Fertilization isn't required for your Holly, but you can apply an evergreen fertilizer in the spring as needed.
The Top Choice Holly for Privacy Hedges
Why Oak Leaf ™ Holly Trees?
The Oak Leaf™ Holly is a new and improved red holly variety that ticks all the boxes of a landscape favorite. It’s cold hardy and drought tolerant, making it tougher than other types of hollies. Simply plant your Oak Leaf™ Hollies and watch them thrive - they’re perfect for planting in a row for a living privacy screen that doesn’t require a lot of upkeep.
Plus, the Oak Leaf ™'s dense foliage grows together to form a solid emerald green barrier, standing up as a powerful screen that blocks strong winter winds and snow. Whether they are standing alone or in a group, they radiate beauty with their pyramidal shape and their thick, glossy green oak leaf-shaped leaves all year.
In the spring, new Oak Leaf ™ Holly grow emerges with a shade of maroon, capturing everyone’s attention before they turn emerald green. During fall, large red berries pop against the Oak Holly’s emerald green foliage, creating an alluring winter show. Pick a few branches to incorporate the red and golden, emerald green hues into your holiday décor.
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But the best part of all? Our Oak Leaf™ Holly's strong beginnings. We plant, grow and nurture each Oak Leaf™ Holly before shipping...and now, you reap the rewards of hard work at the nursery. Because we put meticulous care into our trees, you get easier planting, acclimation, and growth at home.
Oak Leaf™ Hollies are selling out fast, with their glowing emerald foliage and amazing perks. Don’t hesitate to order yours today, before they sell out. Get your Oak Leaf ™ Holly today!
Oak Leaf™ Holly Tree Pollination
We carry male and female hollies at our nursery, and you will need both to produce berries on the female plant. However, hollies are hard to tell apart when they are not fruiting, and we can’t guarantee whether you will receive a male or female. For best results, we suggest planting in groups to enjoy berries on the female plants and lush greenery on both year-round.
Planting & Care
1. Planting: Oak Leaf™ Hollies prefer full to partial sun, so plant in an area with 4 to 8 hours of sunlight per day, along with well-drained soil.
Dig the hole as deep as and approximately twice the width of the root ball. Holding the tree, carefully place it into the hole and make sure that the roots are not curling upwards. Backfill the soil, water to settle the roots, and cover the entire planting area with an organic mulch.
2. Watering: Once the roots are established, your Oak Leaf™ Holly will not need much supplemental watering. Be sure to inspect the tree and surrounding soil for extreme dryness during extended winter dry spells and water if necessary.
3. Fertilizing: We recommend not fertilizing unless your Oak Leaf™ begins losing its dark green color due to a lack of nutrients. If necessary, just a tablespoon of balanced fertilizer (labeled 12-12-12) sprinkled on top of the ground around the tree will suffice.
Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.
|Amount of Order||Shipping Charge|
|Less than $129||$19.95|
|$129 +||FREE SHIPPING!|
|Mature Height:||10-15 ft.|
|Mature Width:||8-10 ft.|
|Botanical Name:||Ilex x 'Conaf' P.P.# 9487|
|Does Not Ship To:||AZ,OR|
|Grows Well In Zones:||6-9 outdoors|
|Your Growing Zone:||#|
Growing Zones: 6-9 outdoors(hardy down to 0℉)
Customer Reviews & Photos
- Oak Leaf
Arrived in good condition. Now just watching these little gems grow.
Great way to buy trees ......!!
I ordered this oak leaf holly from FGT on a Wednesday and it arrived 2 days later. It was 6 feet tall and packaged beautifully in a long cardboard box. Usually when you order something this tall, you get a small plant with maybe one thin branch that is 5-6 feet high. This holly was fully branched from top to bottom. There were no dead leaves or branches....just a beautifully shaped tree. The FGT response to my order was immediate, the plant was packaged to protect it completely during shipment, and the oak leaf holly was all that i could have expected. I planted it 2 weeks ago, and it has produced new buds at the ends of the branches and is starting to produce its winter berries already (October).
Beautiful tree and easy delivery
Very impressed!! Tree arrived very quickly and nicely packaged.
Oak Leaf Holly
Arrived in good condition and is doing well looking forward to seeing it grow over the years
It’s been a few weeks and the trees seem very good and look great