1 package of 10 seeds
A dioecious medium-size tree, rarely to 30 m in tall, native to riverine and humid forests in many parts of Africa.
It develops a straight trunk, covered by grayish-brown bark with white lenticels (protuberances), a rounded crown, lanceolate shiny green, dentate leaves and white, pleasantly scented flowers, followed by showy, red fruits.
Ilex mitis is a beautiful, fast growing tree, suitable for cultivation in humid tropical zones and some warm-temperate climates. Germination: Lightly sow seeds on the surface of the substrate + slightly press on. Substrate: coir or sowing mix + perlite. Keep bright and constantly moist but not wet. Germination can be erratic.