The Ilex Crenata or Japanes Holly is a winter hardy, evergreen hedge plant that is also resistant to the boxwood moth and boxwood caterpillar. It is a nice and tight hedge that can be used as a hedge or for decoration in any garden. It is a low-maintenance plant that does not require pruning. The Ilex Crenata can grow up to 3 feet tall and 6 feet wide. It can also be used as a topiary plant. This plant is native to Japan, Korea, and China.
As said the Ilex Crenata is a winter hardy, so you can enjoy the hedge plant during the cold winters. It is always fresh and green, thus making it a great alternative to the boxwood. The plant is also resistant to the boxwood moth and boxwood caterpillar, which can be a problem for other hedge plants.
The Ilex Crenata is a low-maintenance plant that does not require pruning. It can grow up to 3 feet tall and 6 feet wide without needing any trimming. This is ideal for people who do not want to spend too much time taking care of their plants. The plant is also drought tolerant, so you do not have to worry about watering it often.
The Ilex blooms in May and June, because that is when the white flowers appear. The black currants appear in autumn. So if you are looking for a nice hedge plant that is easy to take care of, then the Ilex Crenata is a great choice for you.