Berry Nice Holly
Brilliant Red Berries and Dark Shiny Leaves
The Holly Berry Nice, 'Winterberry Holly Ilex verticillata, Berry Nice", a Proven Winners selection, is a new selection with superior fruit set and berry retention.
Berry Nice produces copious amounts of bright red berries on stems with dark, shiny leaves to be enjoyed in both the fall and winter from female plant.
Use these berries in in floral arrangements and other winter decorations. Brighten up the winter landscape by planting or massing these colorful plants. This plant also has improved mildew resistance.
It will mature to a 6'-8' plant with a spread of 3'-5' in full to part sun.
Berry Nice is very adaptable to wet soils. It will perform well in swampy and boggy areas.
Prune this plant in late winter or early spring. The only pruning necessary is for dead or broken branches.
In the landscape, use as an accent plant, in groupings, mass plantings, shrub borders, screens, and hedges. The berries attract birds and wildlife.
* Zones 3-9
* Use Jim Dandy holly as a male pollinator for the Berry Nice!
* Copious Bright Red Berries
* Full to Part Sun and Moist to Wet Soils
* Attracts Birds and Wildlife
|Botanical Name||Ilex verticillata 'Spriber'|
|Zones||3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Height||4 - 8 feet|
|Mature Height||6 - 8 feet|
|Mature Spread||3 - 5 feet|
|Spread||3 - 5 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|