Holly Compacta

About This Project

Botanical Name

Ilex cornuta



Mature Sizes

6-8 X 6-10 ft.

Landscape Uses

Border, foundation, hedge, massing, hedge


Uniform growth habit. Leaves are dark green, glossy, small, ovate to elliptic good substitute for boxwood. Can’t tell if your plant is a boxwood or a holly? Boxwood’s leaves are always opposite each other and holly’s leaves are always alternate

Evergreen (Shrubs)