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Ilex Dome - Large - 40cm

£115.00
10 Litre pot
Key information
The Ilex Dome is great for adding evergreen structure to your outside space. It has small, dark green glossy leaves and produces small white flowers in the summer.
Good to know
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Evergreen
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Year round interest
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Delivery & Returns
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Top Tip

Trim in late winter or early spring to your desired shape. Don't worry, it will grow back!

How to care

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Aspect
Sun or Partial

Ilex Domes prefer full sun but do well in partial shade.

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Care Level
Easy

Trim lightly in the first few years to encourage a bushy form.

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Watering
Regularly

Likes to be kept moist but be cautious not to leave it in sitting water.

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Feeding
Compost

Use good quality, peat free compost when planting.

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Soil
Tolerates most soils

Ilex Domes enjoy moist, well drained soil. Soggy soil can cause its roots to rot.

Quick facts

BOTANICAL NAME
Ilex crenata
PLANT TYPE
Always green (evergreen)
RECOMMENDED SOTO POT SIZE
Medium
HARDINESS
Hardy
NURSERY POT SIZE
7.5L
TOXICITY
Ilex Domes can produce berries, these and the foliage are inedible
EVENTUAL GROWTH
Trim to desired size

How to prune and trim

In this Soto Masterclass we show you how to prune and trim.

Follow along with Max as he demonstrates on an Ilex Dome.

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