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Ilex x 'Little Rascal®' (Mondo)

#PP9999

More About Ilex x Little Rascal® ('Mondo') (PP9999)

  • Small, white, insignificant flowers
  • Male plant: produces no fruit
  • Glossy, dark green leaves are edged with spines, turning purple in the winter
  • Very tight, compact habit
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Interesting Notes:

This ilex was found at Monrovia Nurseries in 1996, as a naturally occurring mutation of the blue holly 'Blue Boy'.

Zone:

5

Height:

50-60 cm

Spread:

80-100 cm

Colour:

White
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Little Rascal® Holly Growing and Maintenance Tips

Ilex grow best in a slightly acidic, slightly moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. One, male, ilex plant will effectively pollinate up to six, female plants.


Ilex x Little Rascal® ('Mondo') (PP9999) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Evergreen
Evergreen
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Compact
Rounded

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Border/edging
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Ilex x 'Little Rascal®' (Mondo)

Ilex glabra 'Shamrock'

Ilex glabra 'Shamrock'

Shamrock Inkberry