Ilex glabra 'Compacta'
More About Ilex glabra 'Compacta'
- Small, white, insignificant flowers
- Almost invisible, black berries persisting into the winter
- Glossy, rounded, medium to dark green leaves
- Rounded, mounding habit
- Female plants needing male pollinator
- Bloom Time: Spring
Compact Inkberry Growing and Maintenance Tips
Inkberry grow best in a slightly acidic, slightly moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. 'Compacta' makes an excellent evergreen hedge, as it prunes well. Will tolerate a wet soil and one, male, inkberry plant will effectively pollinate up to six, female plants.
Ilex glabra 'Compacta' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average
Foliage ColorGreen (dark)