Ilex x altaclerensis 'Golden King'
- Height: 6mSpread: 3m
- 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 ‘Golden king’ and wildlife
Ilex ‘Golden king’ 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 ‘Golden king’ poisonous?
Ilex ‘Golden king’ irritates skin. Its fruit is toxic.