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Holly - Yaupon

  • Upright, evergreen irregularly shaped large shrub or small tree
  • Lustrous dark green foliage and attractive white to gray bark
  • Masses of tiny scarlet berries in winter
  • Will grow in sun to shade


Broadleaf Evergreen, Evergreen, Specimen, Oklahoma Proven, Marcum Grown

Botanical: ilex vomitoria
Genus: Ilex
Flower Color: White
Type: Shrubs - Broadleaf Evergreens
Mature Height: 15 ft. to 30 ft.
Mature Width: 10 ft. to 15 ft.
Zone(s): 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Special Features: Berries, Color Of Bark, Specimen Or Center Piece, Tolerates Wide Range Of Soil Types, Winter Color, Winter Interest, Year-Round Interest
Moisture Tolerance: Average
Attracts Wildlife: Birds
Appropriate Setting: Adaptable Soil Conditions, Courtyard, Dry, Infertile Soil, Flower Bed Area, Hedge/Wind Break/Privacy Screen, Moist Conditions, Poolside, Rock Garden, Shrub Borders, Small Wind Break/Privacy, Street Or Urban Landscape, Wide Foundation Planters
Growth Rate:
Flowering Season: Insignificant
Foliage Color Gray-Green
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Morning Sun

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