Pruning reverted green growth from a variegated holly

Tips for pruning holly

We show you how to prune different types of holly.

Hollies are amenable trees – they’re easy to care for, need little attention and respond well to hard pruning.

They’re more versatile plants that you might think. Some, like Ilex crenata and the deciduous Ilex verticillata, don’t look like hollies at all.

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