London (change)
Today 5°C / 3°C
Tomorrow 6°C / 2°C
6 messages
10/12/2013 at 14:22
is it right you need both sexes to have winter berries,and lots of room to grow them.
10/12/2013 at 14:56

You need to have both sexes. Only the females will have berries, but they need a male for pollination. They will grow in a large pot.

 Silver Queen is a male and will not have berries.

 Golden King is female and will have berries.

10/12/2013 at 15:37

This one is supposed to be self fertile Ilex aquifolium 'J.C.van Tol'                               

10/12/2013 at 16:20

These are both Self fertile holly trees

13/12/2013 at 16:40
my holly is full of berries too! just waiting for the redwings and fieldfares to come, the berries as do the woodys. I agree that we should grow more berry bushes rather than putting out fat balls but having said that I like to watch the antics of the birds on these .
13/12/2013 at 17:13

 i have a few old cds hanging in the branches . and plenty of feed out fot the birds

email image
6 messages