\\ Eagleston Holly \\ Facts: Evergreen \ Mature Size : 20'Hx14'W \ Growth Rate: 1.5'/ Yr \ Grown as a large shrub or small tree with a pyramidal growth habit \ Leaves are shiny medium green with multiple soft pines that are accented in the fall with clusters of bright red berries throughout the fall and winter \ The berries are very attractive to wildlife, serving as an excellent food source \ Can adapt to both sandy and clay soils with a moderate growth rate.
Savannah Holly - The Savannah Holly is a beautiful evergreen holly this is grown as a large shrub or small tree with a narrow open pyramidal to columnar form. The Savannah Holly is often grown with a central trunk and small lateral branches which are smooth and light to medium gray in color. The Savannah Holly can adapt to both sandy and clay soils with a moderate growth rate.:
"Things have to get worse before they can get better." The wisdom behind that expression is especially apparent right now, at winter solstice time. Find out what I mean by reading this article, which relates the charming Celtic tale of the Oak King and the Holly King (and also discusses growing holly in the landscape): http://landscaping.about.com/cs/winterlandscaping1/a/holly_trees.htm