DWARF BURFORD HOLLY
Ilex cornuta 'Burfordii Nana'
Dwarf Burford Holly is the one of the most go-to, reliable and functional shrubs for Dallas residential gardens. An evergreen holly shrub, with deep green leaves that are often light green in the spring or with new growth. Dwarf Burford Holly is a best used as a foundation plant, border or low hedge. It is a great background plant that provides as dark background for lighter colored shrubs in front. Typically growing 36" tall to 36" wide, it also performs well when shared or clipped in formal gardens, although it looks best when left to slight more loose in it's growth. Another durable, evergreen plant that is a staple of residential and commercial landscape design.
Pros: Evergreen, shears well, foundation plan, border
Cons: Can be over used, woody stems if clipped to tightly
Size: 36'-48" high x same height
Light: Sun Shade
Bloom Color: None
Fall Color: None
Water Needs: Low-Normal
Similar Plants: Needle Point Holly, Nellie R. Stevens Holly