STRONGBOX® Inkberry Holly

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun Height: 2-3' Width/Spread: 2-3'

With its squat, rounded habit, handsome evergreen foliage, and full, dense branching, Strongbox® inkberry is a welcome alternative to boxwood. Lush, deep green, and disease resistant, this plant offers huge potential for the landscape market and home owners alike. Stays green and well-branched right to the ground. Native to North America and highly adaptable.


Light: Requires full to part sun to thrive, which is a minimum of four hours of direct exposure.

Soil: Needs moist soil or at the very least moist conditions, to thrive. Enjoys soil with an acidic pH.

Water: Requires regular moisture and will not respond well to dry periods.

Fertilizing: You can apply some granular fertilizer in the springtime.

Pruning: Naturally maintains a tidy, dense habit. If you’d like to shape it, you can do so in the late spring.

Botanical Name

Ilex glabra 'ILEXFARROWTRACEY' PP#30,147, CBR#6516


5, 6, 7, 8, 9

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Full Sun, Part Sun



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