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Botanical name: Ilex aquifolium 'JC van Tol'
Other names: Holly 'JC van Tol'
Species: I. aquifolium 'JC van Tol' - I. aquifolium 'JC van Tol' is a small evergreen tree or shrub. Leaves are dark green and shiny, without the typical Ilex spines. Red berries are produced in autumn and winter.
Ilex aquifolium 'JC van Tol' is: Evergreen
Flower: White in Spring; White in Summer
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Fruit: Red in Autumn; Red in Winter
Tree shape: Rounded to broadly spreading
Toxicity: Berries may cause discomfort if ingested.
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Plant with: Anemone x hybrida 'Honorine Jobert' (Japanese anemone 'Honorine Jobert'), Viburnum opulus (Guelder rose), Sorbus reducta (Chinese dwarf mountain ash), Viburnum plicatum 'Mariesii' (Japanese snowball 'Mariesii')
Specific diseases: Holly leaf blight
Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Ilex aquifolium 'JC van Tol' (Holly 'JC van Tol') will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 4m after 20-50 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, Cottage/Informal, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance
Cultivation: Grow in moist, free-draining, humus-rich soil in full sun to partial shade.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
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I have 3 of these plants which have been in for 2 years. None of the plants are growing well as can be seen by the photo. Any advise on how to improve these plants would be appreciated.
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