Jersey Jewel Japanese Holly
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Jersey Jewel Japanese Holly - Ilex crenata 'Jersey Jewel'

A new favorite miniature garden plant - it is so cute!

'Jersey Jewel' is a smaller version of the well-known 'Dwarf Pagoda.' he leaves are tapered to a point, and the green color looks darker, and richer too. See a comparison between the two in the right-most photograph. Click to enlarge.

  • Leaves are thick and pointed
  • Growth appears more of an upright, columnar in shape
  • Grows 1/2" to 1" per year - suspect it slower than the Dwarf Pagoda
  • If it's happy, it will produce tiny white flowers in the summer followed by red berries
  • Introduced by Elwin Orton of Rutgers University
  • Comes in a 4” diameter pot
  • Growth rate: Less than 1"/yr
  • Hardy to cold sones 5-7, or to -20F
  • Heat hardy zones 7-5
  • Very cool full or eastern sun to part shade
  • Regular water
  • fertilize lightly after 2 years if planted in a container
  • An outdoor plant


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  • Item #: ICJJ1

Jersey Jewel Japanese Holly

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