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 »

How do I dig up a 4-foot holly tree?

PruningPrune the tree to be dug up. Cut the tree width back to 1 foot per inch of trunk thickness. Remove any dead or diseased branches. Generally, holly trees respond best to pruning in the ear... Read More »

How do i care for a holly tree?

Plant WellPlant your holly tree in fertile soil that is well drained and slightly acidic. Choose an area that will not be heavily cultivated, because the root system is susceptible to disruption. M... Read More »