Berry Poppins® Winterberry Holly

Our native winterberry holly is an adaptable plant that will tolerate a variety of conditions, including clay soils, and may be used for rain gardens as well as general landscaping and cutting gardens. Berry Poppins® is a heavy fruiting dwarf plant with better fruit set than ‘Red Sprite’. It is ideal for small sites that need winter color. Use Mr. Poppins® as a pollinator.

Additional information

Dimensions3 × 3 ft
Botanical Name

Ilex verticillata 'FARROWBPOP' pp#25835, cbr#5286

Zone

3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Flower Color

Red

Foliage Color

Green

Height

3-4'

Width/Spread

3-4'

Exposure

Full Sun, Part Shade

Soil

Moist, Wet

Bloom Time

Early Summer

Uses

Foundations, Mass Planting

Features

Attracts pollinators, Clay soil, Compact, Cut flower, Deer resistant, Native, Winter Interest

SKU: 48158 Plant Type:

Pruning is generally not needed, but can be trimmed in late winter. Branches may be cut for arrangements in fall and winter. It does require a male pollinator to produce fruit; Mr. Poppins™ is the preferred pollinator.

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