Holly - Foster's No.
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Holly - Foster's No. 2


The Holly, Foster's No. 2, Ilex crenata, resembles boxwood, but its growth habit is lower and more spreading. The leaves are dark green, glossy, ovate to elliptic, with slightly scalloped edges. Foster's berries are small and black, though sometimes white or yellow. A popular landscape plant, it does well in rich, moist, slightly acidic soil with good drainage, and thick mulch. It...