Shamrock Inkberry is an evergreen shrub. It has a number of ornamental qualities that make it great for a variety of landscaping areas. Used in many areas as an alternative to boxwoods. It has smaller greenish-white flowers in bloom from late spring to early summer. If a male inkberry is nearby, black, round berries will mature early fall, persisting into the winter. The foliage grows in a dense fashion, giving the plant a nice full look. The small leaves are deep green in color, with a very attractive glossy appearance.
Ilex glabra ‘Shamrock’ grows to a height of 3 to 5 feet, with a similar spread. It is recommended for USDA climate zones 4 to 9. Shamrock can grow well in full to partial sunlight. It does well with average amounts of moisture in well drained soils. It has shown adaptability to a variety of conditions. It is not known to have any serious disease or insect issues.
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