Ilex meserveae Gentle ('Annys Dwarf'PBR) EU 49645



Ilex Gentle is a low maintenance shrub you enjoy enormously. The fine leaf has a purple colour from autumn to spring. In the summer the foliage colours green. This Ilex flowers abundantly in spring with white flowers. Ilex Gentle becomes about 70 cm tall and 50 cm wide and is hardy to -25 ºC. Plant Gentle in a fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Prune in the summer. This evergreen shrub is doing wonderful as a solitary on your terrace, in the border, in a mixed container or in mass planting.


Key Points

  1. Fine, purple foliage
  2. Abundant flowering in spring
  3. Compact habit


Ilex Gentle winner of:

  • Brons GrootGroenPlus 2017
Brons GrootGroenPlus 2017

Breeder: André van Nijnatten

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