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Ilex verticillata

Common winterberry is a lovely shrub in the holly family. Unlike other holly’s, Winterberry sheds its leaves each fall, leaving behind clusters of brilliant red berries that serve to feed birds throughout the winter months.

 

Ilex verticillata grows in many different soil types from dry to wet, and can thrive in full sun or shade, which makes it a highly versatile and ecologically useful plant.

 

In order for the plants to produce berries you must have both male and female plants in close range, so we recommend planting at least 3-5 of these beautiful shrubs.

 

ECO-TYPE: SOME ARE LOCAL ECO-TYPE AND SOME ARE FROM NH STATE FOREST DIVISION.

 

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Ilex verticillata (winterberry)

SKU: SHR-IVERT-1GAL
$28.00Price
  • details

    SIZE: 1 gallon pot
    type: shrub
    sun needs: full sun, part sun
    water needs: average to moist soil
    height: 3-10'
    plant spacing: space 4' apart
    bloom time: June, July, August, September
    bloom color: yellow
  • good plant companions

    Inkberry, wild raisin, red-twig dogwood

  • special notes

    salt tolerant. Some salt exposure should not be fatal to the plant but some leaf burning may still occur.
    deer resistant (please note that does not mean deer proof)

     

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