Ilex Dark Green Ball can be placed in full sun or partial shade, and should be planted in moist, well drained soil. Once planted they are very low maintenance due to their slow growing nature, and are fully hardy so they won’t need extra caring for over winter. If pruning this plant to maintain it’s shape as a hedge, use a generous layer of mulch afterwards to promote healthy repeated growth. Any diseased or misplaced stems can also be safely pruned in late summer.
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