Ilex crenata - Sky Pencil Japanese Holly

The Japanese holly fern or Ilex crenata - Sky Pencil Japanese Holly is a very tough evergreen fern but does not like hot, dry weather. It will make a good accent for small gardens with limited spaces. Sky Pencil Japanese Holly adds a little height without taking up a lot of space. It can accent a flower bed or frame your entryway. A very versatile tree.

Height: 2 metres.

Width:  1 metres.

Growth rate: Slow to moderate.

Form: Narrow, upright, columnar

Foliage:  Ilex crenata - Sky Pencil Japanese Holly has dark green, shiny/glossy textured leaves.

Flower:  Small greenish white
Tolerances:  Ilex crenata - Sky Pencil Japanese Holly prefers light, moist, acidic soils with good drainage. Can even tolerate moderate pollution.

Landscape use:  Ilex crenata - Sky Pencil Japanese Holly is outstanding for use as vertical accent, near entryways or as a privacy screen. Planted in a large container, it makes an elegant, formal appearance.


Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

Email Us:
Blerick Tree Farm 
Open 7 days
9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm Sat-Sun

55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
Mobile: 0417 535 917