|Among the hardiest of the hollies hailing from northern Japan. A true holly look in a dense, bushy plant with glossy red berries, purple stems, and extremely dark blue-green foliage. Leaves are small, glossy and spiny. Needs rich, slightly acidic soil. Popular female varieties all having red berries include: 'Blue Girl', 'Blue Angel', and 'Blue Princess'. 'Golden Girl' is yellow-berried. Male polinators include: 'Blue Boy', 'Blue Prince', and 'China Boy'.