Photo, Renee Brecht
Britton & Brown
|Botanical name:||Ilex glabra|
|Plant height:||4 - 8'|
|Foliage:||evergreen leaves 1 to 2" long, broadest above middle|
|Flower:||dioecious (both male and female plants), blooms in June, dull white flower|
|Flowering time:||mid-June to July|
|Habitat:||dioecious (both male and female plants), blooms in June, dull white flower|
|Range in New Jersey:||statewide|
|Heritage ranking, if any:||n/a|
|Misc.||fruit is a small black berry that may persist through winter into the following spring.
Used in landscaping.
USDA Plant Guide (pdf)