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False Holly

Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Variegatus'

Also known as

Holly olive, Chinese holly

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

2.5m

1.5m

Min

1.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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False Holly Overview

The leaves are sometimes toothed like holly leaves, It can grow to a height and spread 4.5m, The inconspicuous white flowers are produced in early summer.

How to propagate False Holly

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds or cuttings.

Seed

Layering

Layering.

Other uses of False Holly

Hedging, specimen. Autumn interest. Suitable for coastal conditions.