Ilex x altaclerensis 'Belgica Aurea'
- Height: 12mSpread: 4m
- Attractive to wildlife
Dappled shade, full sun, partial shade
South facing, west facing
Position in border:
Acidic / Chalky / Alkaline / Clay / Heavy / Moist / Well Drained / Light / Sandy
Ilex ‘Belgica aurea’ and wildlife
Ilex ‘Belgica aurea’ is known for attracting bees, beneficial insects, birds, butterflies/moths and other pollinators. It is a caterpillar food plant, has nectar/pollen rich flowers, provides shelter and habitat, has seeds for birds and makes a good wildlife hedge.
Is Ilex ‘Belgica aurea’ poisonous?
Ilex ‘Belgica aurea’ irritates skin. Its fruit is toxic.