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Holly Plant

Potted Holly Plant (3L Pot)

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RRP: 12.99
Price: 8.99
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Quantity 25+ 100+ 250+
Price 8.54 8.09 7.64

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Holly Plant - Description

  • Traditional Red Berries Holly Plant
  • Female Plants - Will Produce Berries
  • Ilex Aquifolium
  • AKA Common Holly, Green Holly, European Holly
  • Containerised Plants - These Plants Come Potted
  • Pot Size: 3 Litre Pot
  • Size: 80 / 100cm in Height
  • Single Stem Plants
  • Plant May Be Male or Female
  • Quantity: 1 Plant (Discount on Orders of 25+)
  • Spacing Between Plants - Anywhere From 30cm to 60cm
  • Depending on Thickness of Hedging Desired

Holly Plant - Characteristics

  • Mature Size: 12 - 15m
  • Evergreen plant which retains it's foliage in Winter
  • A hardy plant, able for cold Winters
  • Shinny, glossy leaves with spiny edges
  • Reddish bark with deep contours
  • Undulated leaf margin
  • Female holly plants: Red berries appear in Autumn

Holly Plant - Uses

  • Can be grown as a specimen plant
  • Or sow as a hedge
  • Works great when planted in a native hedgerow
  • Plant with whitethorn, blackthorn & hazel
  • Use holly to provide evergreen colour to hedgerows
  • Spinney foliage makes for a good boundary plant
  • Grown for Autumn berries & Winter displays

Holly - Facts

  • Holly is native to Ireland
  • Commonly found in woodlands & hedgerows
  • While berries help get wild birds through the Winter, they are poisonous to humans
  • Because of Hollies evergreen leaves & it's ability to survive the harshest of Winters, it was considered sacred in ancient times

Glas Scheme - DAFM

  • Rural Development Programme
  • Glas - (Green, Low Carbon, Agri-environment Scheme)
  • Points to note
    • Not a whole farm scheme
    • All farmers may apply
    • Receive up to €5,000/yr over 5 years
    • Approved advisor must prepare the application
    • Nutrient Management Plan required
    • No guaranteed entry to the scheme, priority basis
    • If there is a Priority Environmental Asset (PEA) on the land, it must be chosen before any other action can be taken
    • There are deadline dates to have actions completed by
    • Once submitted, a plan cannot be changed

Glas Scheme - Planting New Hedging

  • Requirements
    • You can plant Blackthorn, Whitethorn or Holly
    • You must plant 6 plants per metre
    • Hedging needs to be fenced on both sides
    • You can not plant along a neighbours perimeter as access to both sides of hedge is required
    • Dead plants must be replaced
    • Weeds must be controlled
    • Plants must be purchased from a registered grower or supplier (Including ourselves)
  • Rates of Payment
    • €5 per metre of hedging planted per year for 5 years
    • Minimum length of Hedge: 10m
    • Maximum length of hedge: 200m
  • We can supply your EC plant passport when you order your hedging from us
  • Keep this passport reference number for your reps
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My lovely Holy arrived in perfect condition (potted), highly recommended provider and service
Thank you for my plant delivery, order as requested and arrived following day, what more could I ask for, Regards
Plants arrived , well packed and in great condition.
Great delivery, lovely healthy little plants.
Absolutely delighted. My two holly plants have arrived & are planted in the space I made for them in the garden. Both look nice & healthy & are exactly what I wanted to complete my native hedging. I am looking forward to seeing them grow.
Ordered for the first time from the Gardenshop. Plants arrived on time and in good condition. Really pleased with quality and value for money. Will be ordering again.
Arrived in great condition
Excellent service, lovely lpants, would highly recommend.
Very happy with my Holly Trees well done Thomas.
Great Holly plants. Arrived quickly and in very good condition. Will buy more.

Note: We don't ship plants on Fridays due to the extended period they would remain without light & water

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Shipping Options & Rates

  • Standard Courier Delivery With Fastway (2-4 Working Days)
    • Cost is €4.95 on Orders Below €75
    • Free Delivery on Orders Above €75
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Express Courier Delivery With Fastway (1-2 Working Days)
    • Cost is around €5 extra for express delivery
    • This service guarantees that any order placed before 4pm will ship from our depot the same day on the next day delivery service *
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Express Delivery With DPD (1-2 Working Days)
    • Cost is €3 extra
    • This service guarantees that any order placed before 4pm will ship from our depot the same day on the next day delivery service *
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
    • This services comes with text alerts and timed delivery slots which the customer can change to suit themselves
  • 'Seed' Postal Delivery Option ***
    • Cost is €2 - Packet of Seeds ONLY Orders
    • Note: Does Not Apply to Seed Potatoes, Bulbs or Sets ***
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Great Britain
    • Cost is €10
    • UK shipping fee covers parcels up to a total weight of 20Kg
  • Western Europe
    • Note: There is no free delivery for Western Europe Deliveries

Bulk Bags & Large Item Pallet Deliveries

  • Bulk bags & large orders are shipped via pallet couriers on a rigid lorry
  • Delivery is to kerbside only
  • If road access to your site is tight, then please advise us before purchasing
  • Please Note: We cannot guarantee next day delivery on pallet deliveries
  • Also, we cannot guarantee delivery on a specific day (Please allow 1-3 days for delivery)
  • It's always best to order well in advance to avoid disappointment
  • Cancellation of pallets when items are already in transit will incur a 40 euro per pallet cancellation fee (To cover return delivery costs)
  • Where pallet delivery can not be made due to site access, a 40 euro per pallet cancellation fee will apply (To cover return delivery costs)

International Delivery Prices & Times

  • Please note max weights below, heavier orders may require additional payment
  • We will contact you to discuss, if max weight of order exceeded


  • The shipping fee is fixed for an order, regardless of the number of items bought
  • All courier orders require signed proof of delivery & the customer must be contactable by phone
  • We do not offer a weekend delivery service (Mon-Fri Only excl. Bank Holidays)
  • * Our courier achieves a 98% success rate on next day deliveries
  • ** Seed postal option applies to seed ONLY orders & is available in all 32 counties of Ireland
  • *** Does not apply to seed potatoes, bulbs or sets
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