Ilex Mitis - Indigenous South African Tree - 10 Seeds

Seeds for Africa




The African holly has attractive bark and berries. It grows throughout South Africa, making it suitable for colder, frosty gardens too. An evergreen tree, between 10 and 25 m tall, with a straight trunk and a rounded canopy. Stems are normally round. Bark on the young tree is a pale grey-brown with patches of white, smooth with fine, transverse ridges and yellow- brown corky specks. As the tree becomes older it becomes evenly whitish grey with dark, and rough spots.

USDA Zone - 10

Season to Sow - Spring


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