Ilex cornuta ‘Carissa’
An outstanding compact, evergreen, dense foliage shrub with dark glossy green leaves that have one spine at the tip. Excellent for use as a low hedge, in containers or in mass plantings. Provides a lush green background for flowering plants.
Type: USDA zone 7-9
Light: Full Sun
Water: Needs regular watering; weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Size: Moderate growth; reaches 3′-4′ tall and wide.