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Maori holly

Olearia ilicifolia

Also known as

Mountain holly

Olearia ilicifolia by John Barkla (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

5.5m

Max

6m

2.5m

Min

3m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Maori holly Overview

A cross between ilicifolia and laeunesa. Bears clusters of white flowers in spring. Has narrow, dark green leaves with whitish, downy sides.

How to propagate Maori holly

Cuttings

You can propagate by seed or semi-ripe cuttings in the summer.

Seed

Other uses of Maori holly

Summer interest. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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