Ilex decidua

Deciduous Holly; Possumhaw

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Slow to medium
Mature Height - 10-20'
Mature Width - 7-15'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - White, 4 of each flower part
Fruit - Orange to scarlet drupe ripening in September, fruits heavily.
Leaf - Alternate, simple, abovate
Fall Color - Yellow
Bark - Smooth, light gray
Other Features -
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Adaptable
Native Habitat - Eastern North America
Diseases and Insects - Tar spots, leaf spots, and powdery mildew, none serious
Strength -
Weakness -

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Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Holly.
- Other plants of the family Aquifoliaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Ilex.
- Other plants of the species Ilex decidua.