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Cultural Details for Ilex decidua 'Warren's Red'

Common Name:
Warren's Red Deciduous Holly; Possumhaw

Growth Rate:
Slow to medium

Average Mature Height:
10-20'

Average Mature Width:
7-15'

Flower Details:
White, 4 of each flower part

Fruit Details:
Orange to scarlet, singly, or 2-6 together with 4 pyrenes, and ripen in september, fruits heavily

Fall Color:
Yellow

Bark Details:
Gray

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
Tar spots, leaf spots, and powdery mildew, none serious

Native Habitat:
Eastern North America

Other Features:

Culture and Care:
Adaptable

This plant was blooming:
5/6/2005 - 5/20/2005

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
2030, 3550, 3570, 3580

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu