possumhaw holly


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\\ possumhaw holly (ILDE)

\\ possumhaw holly (ILDE)

plant details

possumhaw holly


latin name: Ilex decidua

usda code: ILDE

alternative name(s): Deciduous holly, Prairie holly, Swamp holly, Deciduous yaupon, Winterberry


ecotopes class: understory

ecological condition(s): sunny edge – shady woodland

size range: large – 12+ ft

habit: tree –  shrub

leaf retention: deciduous

light requirement: full sun – part-sun

color signature: red berries persisting through winter 

native range