The Yaupon Holly (Ilex Vomitoria) has small leathery oval shaped leaves. During spring and summer the Yaupon Holly produces white flowers. During fall and winter, the pollinated female flowers will transform into berries. Easy to care for and easy to train, the Yaupon Holly is a great beginner tree.
The Yaupon Holly Bonsai tree arrives measures 8" to 10" tall potted. Care information included. Yaupon Holly bonsai tree shape may vary from shown. Available in a 6" pot. Pot may vary depending on availability.
The Yaupon Holly bonsai can quickly adapt to a variety of locations.The Yaupon Holly will grow in filtered or shaded sunlight to full sun. The more sun the plant receives the denser the foliage will become. Water moderately, keeping the tree moist at all times. The Yaupon Holly does not enjoy remaining dry for long periods of time. The Yaupon Holly enjoys occasional misting, except when it is under full sun.The Yaupon Holly may be repotted throughout most of the year, although, the best times for repotting are in the spring. After repotting, water thoroughly and keep the plant in a shady location for several weeks so that new roots may grow.The Yaupon Holly is adaptable to a variety of soil and moisture conditions. Fertilize your bonsai once monthly. We recommend using a bonsai fertilizer.When pruning, prune back to 2-4 leaves after 6-10 leaves have grown.