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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Brand*
  • Pennsylvania Gold Medal Award Winners
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • White
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
  • Upright Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Dark Green
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Birds
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Moist
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Spring Flowering
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Sound Barrier
  • Border Plant
  • Privacy/Hedge/Living Fence
  • Accent Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Best in medium to wet acidic soils. Prune to shape in early spring before the plant pushes new growth. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

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RED BEAUTY HOLLY

Ilex x 'Rutzan'
PP14308 Plant propagation prohibited

Buy Red Beauty Holly online. Is a distinct holly that combines dark glossy foliage with an abundance of bright red fruit. (Use 'Blue Prince' as the pollinator.) Very densely branched, with a narrow conical form. This was developed by Elwin Orton of Rutgers, and is a very attractive specimen plant for the home landscape.

Mature Height:

5-8 Feet

Mature Spread:

5-6 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Aquafoliaceae · Common Name: Holly / Winterberry

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase RED BEAUTY HOLLY Online

Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 5432

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
(7 units available now - S)

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Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 9781

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
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$35.00

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 6239

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
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$75.00

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Root Pouch 3 gallon

SKU: 11610

(3.17 gallons / 12 liters)
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$75.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 10904

(4.22 gallons / 16 liters)
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$95.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 11703

(4.22 gallons / 16 liters)
(3-4 ft tall)
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Customer Testimonials

This is about the 4th order of plants I have ordered from Sooner Plant Farm and they always arrive in excellent condition and grow well. I am very pleased and happy with them. They offer verities local nurseries do not offer.


Sherrie
Hilton Head Island, SC
November 2016

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