Ilex x 'Red Beauty®' (Rutzan)#PP14750
More About Ilex x Red Beauty® ('Rutzan') (PP14750)
- Dark glossy, evergreen foliage with purple-blue, new growth
- Abundance of persistent, red berries
- Dense, upright form
- Requires Ilex x meserveae 'Blue Prince' as male pollinator
- Bloom Time: Spring
Developed by Dr. Elwin Orton, Rutgers University, New Jersey.
Red Beauty® 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 Red Beauty® ('Rutzan') (PP14750) Characteristics
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeEarly Spring
Foliage ColorGreen (dark)
Landscape usesScreening (privacy)