Ilex verticillata


Posted on April 9th, by bushnellryan in Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9. Comments Off on Ilex verticillata

Ilex verticillata

Winterberry

Grows 6 to 10 feet with similar spread. Multi-stemmed shrub with small white flowers  followed by red berries that persist into winter. Ornamental fruiting stems are used in floral arrangements. Both male and female plants are needed for fruit. Yellow fall color. Found in swampy areas but will grow in drier soils. Good for birds. Sun to partial sun.  Moist to wet soil.

Zones 3-9





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