Foster Holly(Illex x attenuata)
|Possible Problems: Needs Well-Drained Site|
|Function: screen, accent|
|Tree Type: Evergreen|
|Height: Small (Under 25')|
|Spread: Narrow (Under 25')|
|Growth Rate: Average|
Description: very attractive evergreen tree. can be maintained by shearing or allowed to grow to a small tree. Foster #2, a fruiting female, is the most common in the nursery trade. Foster #4 is a male plant used for polination to ensure that the females bear fruit.
Utility Friendly Tree - This tree is safe for use around BGMU electrical powerlines.