Schillings Holly in a Glazed Yixing Ceramic Pot (No. 16333)

SKU: WEB16333
Shipping: $22.00 (Fixed Shipping Cost)

This is a One-Of-A-Kind Illex Schillings

The Dwarf Yaupon Holly (Ilex vomitoria), a popular choice for bonsai, is a compact and versatile evergreen shrub native to the southeastern United States. It is valued for its small leaves, dense foliage, and the ability to adapt well to bonsai training and shaping.

The Dwarf Yaupon Holly has small, dark green leaves that are elliptical or oval in shape, lending themselves well to bonsai aesthetics. The leaves are often glossy and can provide a sense of delicacy and refinement to the overall design. The trunk and branches can develop interesting twists and turns as the bonsai matures, adding to its visual appeal.

Care and Maintenance:

Here are essential care guidelines for a Dwarf Yaupon Holly bonsai:

  • Light: Provide ample sunlight for the bonsai, placing it in a location that receives at least 4-6 hours of direct sunlight daily. Supplemental grow lights may be necessary if natural light is insufficient.
  • Watering: Maintain consistent moisture levels in the soil by watering when the topsoil starts to dry out. Avoid overwatering to prevent root rot.
  • Temperature and Humidity: The Dwarf Yaupon Holly adapts well to a range of temperatures, but it is best suited to temperate climates. Ensure moderate humidity levels, especially in indoor settings.

In summary, the Dwarf Yaupon Holly is a charming choice for bonsai enthusiasts, offering a blend of beautiful foliage, adaptability to training, and ease of maintenance—making it an excellent addition to a bonsai collection.


  • This Bonsai is 10" tall, measured from the table to the top of tree.
  • The spread is 12"
  • It ships in a 8.75" Yixing ceramic pot
  • Pictures take on June 10, 2024
  • Ships from our Massachusetts Nursery

The tree you see is the tree you'll receive. 

*** This is an expensive Bonsai. We've likely been watering, fertilizing, pruning, and weeding this tree for a long time. Once this tree leaves our facility, watering, fertilizing, etc is beyond our control. If you buy this bonsai, we assume you're a responsible person and that you know what you are purchasing. THEREFORE - The Buyer acknowledges and agrees that Bonsai Outlet makes no warranties once the Product leaves our nursery. All One-Of-A-Kind Trees are listed AND sold “as is”. Sales are considered final. No refunds or exchanges will be offered in any instance. Bonsai Outlet assumes no responsibility for the health and welfare of the products after they leave our nursery. Please ask care questions prior to buying, if you are unsure.

Schillings Holly in a Glazed Yixing Ceramic Pot (No. 16333)

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