Botanical name: Ilex aquifolium 'Golden Queen'
Other names: Holly 'Golden Queen', Ilex aquifolium 'Aurea Regina'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Golden Queen' _ 'Golden Queen' is a small, evergreen tree or shrub with broad, spiny, ovate dark-green leaves boldly margined in golden-yellow. In spring and summer it bears small, dull white flowers.
Ilex aquifolium 'Golden Queen' is: Evergreen
Flower: White in Spring; White in Summer
Foliage: Dark-green, Golden-yellow in All seasons
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Specific diseases: Holly leaf blight
Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Ilex aquifolium 'Golden Queen' (Holly 'Golden Queen') will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 4m after 20-50 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, Cottage/Informal, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance, Resistant to pollution
Cultivation: Grow in free-draining, humus-rich soil in full sun.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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