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Holly Oak or Holm Oak

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Botanical Name:
Quercus ilex
Common Name:
Holly Oak or Holm Oak
Description:
Slow growing evergreen tree with a broad-domed canopy. Good tree for all areas, including coastal. Small thick grey-green leaves, felted underneath, serrated on young trees, smooth edged on older trees. Black trunk. Egg shaped acorns which are sweet & edible. Requires plenty of moisture & full sun. Grows approximately30cm per year.
Tree categories:
Heritage tree
Autumn colour
Evergreen Tree
Flowering/Ornamental
Shade tree
Narrow spaces
Hedge & Screening
Driveways & Avenues
Street tree
Drought resistant
Coastal
Courtyard & Pots
Wind Hardy
Frost hardy
Full/part sun
Full shade
Water tolerant
Summer foliage color:
Growth rate:
Slow
Size:
Large
Max. Height:
15 Metres
Max. Canopy:
10 Metres
Climate:
Warm temperate to cold
Soil:
Adaptable
Pruning:
None required