Handsworth New Silver Holly Tree

Ilex aquifolium ‘Handsworth New Silver’

Normal dispatch time: 3 days

Some of our products take extra care when packaging and shipping. We take every step to make sure your gift reaches your recipient in perfect condition.

That's why this product will only be ready to dispatch 3 days from your order. Please allow this extra time when ordering for your chosen date.

Please allow between 3-5 working days for delivery of this product.

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Make a loved one’s Christmas with our Handsworth New Silver Holly Tree Gift, its evergreen beauty brings joy in winter months when most trees are bare. Don’t let that stop you from getting it for other occasions, this Celtic symbol of peace, rebirth, and goodwill is a year-round delight and stands out for birthdays, christenings, and celebrations.

This particular tree has distinct variegated leaves, glossy, dark green, and broadly margined with a silver-white edge. Gardens, patios, and driveways will be enriched with their natural sophistication all year round. Small white flowers burst to life in spring that gives way to bright red berries in autumn, irresistible treats for butterflies, birds, and bees. Oh, and not to worry, our Handsworth New Silver Holly is fully hardy in cold weather and partial shade.

Order yours in time for Christmas or another very special occasion! We’ll have it beautifully gift-wrapped and delivered on a day of your choice.

  • Evergreen holly tree (green, spiny leaves year-round)
  • Arrives with a height of 1m (3ft) and can grow to 4m (13ft) if left unpruned.
  • Delivered in a 25cm (7L) pot
  • Can be grown in a large pot or planted
  • Slow growing, thrives in shade and full sun and is fully hardy and drought tolerant
  • Delivered gift-wrapped
  • A popular gift for Christmas and christenings

Product Details


Dark Green, Red
Plant Type
Plant Type
Evergreen (green year round)
Leaves and Foliage
Ultimate Height
Medium to large - from 8m to 12m / 26-40ft

Caring Information


Difficulty to Grow
Grow in Pot?
Suitable for pot growing (lifetime)

Soil information

Best Soil?
Loam, Clay, Sand, Chalk
Soil Moisture
Moist but well drained

Perfect Location

Sun Position
South-facing, East-facing, North-facing, West-facing
Sun Strength
Full Sun
Perfect for growing in patios, Perfect for growing in smaller gardens

What's Included

How will it arrive?

Packaged in:
Gift wrapping not currently available for this product
Supplied in:
cardboard box outer (no branding on outside)
Delivered in:
7.5 litre pot


Send directly to your recipient. You choose when you want your gift delivered. You can add your own personal message that is printed in the accompanying greetings card. Up to 120 characters.

Greetings Card

Choose an optional greetings card
Add your own personal message that will be printed in a greetings card (up to 120 characters) of your choice. This can be added at the point of checkout.

Give a Handsworth New Silver Holly Tree

Delivered from the nursery to their doorstep