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botanical name:
Ilex 'September Gem'
Ilex 'September Gem' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Holly
family:  Aquifoliaceae
characteristics: tree, evergreen
height: 4.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour:
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: dark grey
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
description:
Compact, bushy growth and dense foliage of small, prickly, glossy dark green leaves. Abundantly produced bright red berries from September.



cultivation:
Most reasonable, moist, well drained soils in sun or part shade. Quite tolerant of dry conditions once established.

propagation:
From cuttings.

usage:
Good specimen or hedging plant.

other notes:
A hybrid of Ilex x aquipernyi (itself a cross between Ilex aquifolium x Ilex pernyi) and Ilex ciliospinosa.

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