Flower Database

Variegated Chinese Holly

Basic information
Flower Name
Variegated Chinese Holly
Formal Name
Ilex cornuta 'o'spring'
Alias
フイリチャイニーズ・ホーリー, Chinese holly O' Spring, フイリチャイニーズ・ホーリー, 支那柊
Habitat
China
Morph
cold-resistant evergreen wide-leaved shrub
Comment
Variegated Chinese Holly or Chinese Holly 'o spring' ( scientific name:Ilex cornuta 'O 'spring') is a yellow variegated cultivar of "Chinese Holly" which is native to China and is a cold-resistant evergreen wide-leaved shrub of the family Aquifoliaceae. The tree has a long ellipse shape. Leaves are tortoiseshell- shaped, and in winter leaf spot color changes from yellow to light purplish purple. Yellow flowers bloom in spring. Red fruits are formed around December.
Common name: Variegated Chinese Holly scientific name: Ilex cornuta 'O 'spring' , aka: Chinese Holly 'o spring, Variegated Chinese Holly, plant, China Hiiri, Origin: China, Tree height: 30-500 cm, leaf color: leaf shape: thin yellowish green, leaf shape: lozenge shape, leaf shape, rhomboid shape, Flower color: yellow to yellow green, flowering period: March to May, fruit color: red ripe, use: hedge, leaf h above ground.
Detailed information
Order
Aquifoliales
Family
Aquifoliaceae
Genus
Ilex
Species
I. cornuta "o spring"
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
Cross
Leaf type
Elliptic
Leaf edge
Dentate
Flowering place
Garden
Color
Yellow
Season
Mar Apr May
Height
30  ~ 500  [cm]
Diameter
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