(Japanese Holly) Perfectly sized for an accent or small specimen shrub, Patti O™ Ilex is a compact evergreen that will add elegance and texture in the landscape. Standing only 3-4 feet tall and 1-2 feet wide, Patti O™ fits nicely on the patio or may be paired to mark the entrance to the garden or front entry. Small dark green glossy leaves adorn Patti O™ and seldom require pruning but may be trimmed to shape in summer. Patti O™ will be a winter haven for small songbirds but is a deer and rabbit resistant shrub. Fertilize in the spring with a controlled release fertilizer. Follow label for recommended rate of application.