How do I transplant a holly tree?

Answer Choose a location that receives full sun, has well-drained soil and provides protection from wind. Dig a hole twice as wide as the root ball and as deep as the root ball is long. Dig the holly tree... Read More »

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How do I transplant a 3-foot holly tree?

Preparing to TransplantHollies are not easy to transplant, especially after they become 2 or 3 feet tall. Prune the root area in a large circle before you move your holly--if you have the time--so... Read More »

How to Transplant a Holly Bush?

The bright red berries and shiny green leaves of American holly herald the traditional winter holiday season. This small tree, along with other types of Ilex -- the Latin name for holly -- make att... Read More »

About the Holly Tree?

The holly tree has played a vital role in America's history for many years. Early colonists boiled the tree's pine tops to make a tea for relieving coughs. Holly leaves, with their bright red berri... Read More »

How do I prune a holly tree?

Identify NeedsIdentify the branches of the holly tree that require pruning. Prune broken, dead or diseased branches to prevent fungus and decay. In cases of badly lopsided holly branch growth, prun... Read More »