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Ilex x altaclerensis 'Lawsoniana' (Holly 'Lawsoniana')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
8m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
4m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
20-50 years
To maturity
Toxic - Berries may cause discomfort if ingested.
Toxic - Berries may cause discomfort if ingested.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Ilex x altaclerensis 'Lawsoniana'

Other names: Holly 'Lawsoniana'

Genus: Ilex Ilex

Variety or Cultivar: 'Lawsoniana' _ 'Lawsoniana' is a bushy, large evergreen shrub or small tree with broad, spineless leaves marked yellow and yellow-green; and small, dull white flowers in spring and summer followed by dull-red berries in autumn.


Ilex x altaclerensis 'Lawsoniana' is: Evergreen

Flower: White in Spring

Foliage: Green, Variegated, Yellow, Yellow-green in All seasons

Habit: Open branches

Toxicity: Berries may cause discomfort if ingested.

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Leaf-mining sawflies , Scale insects Aphids , Leaf-mining sawflies , Scale insects

Specific diseases: Holly leaf blight Holly leaf blight

General care

Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Ilex x altaclerensis 'Lawsoniana' (Holly 'Lawsoniana') 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.

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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Botanical name: Ilex x altaclerensis 'Lawsoniana'

Other names: Holly 'Lawsoniana'

Genus: Ilex Ilex

Variety or Cultivar: 'Lawsoniana' _ 'Lawsoniana' is a bushy, large evergreen shrub or small tree with broad, spineless leaves marked yellow and yellow-green; and small, dull white flowers in spring and summer followed by dull-red berries in autumn.


Ilex x altaclerensis 'Lawsoniana' is: Evergreen

Flower: White in Spring

Foliage: Green, Variegated, Yellow, Yellow-green in All seasons

Habit: Open branches

Toxicity: Berries may cause discomfort if ingested.

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Leaf-mining sawflies , Scale insects

Specific diseases: Holly leaf blight

General care

Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Ilex x altaclerensis 'Lawsoniana' (Holly 'Lawsoniana') 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.

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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