Ilex verticillata

Family: Holly (Aquifoliaceae)

Lifespan: Perennial

Height: 90-300 cm

Flower Color: White

Flower Size: In clusters, 6-13 m wide

Bloom Season: June-August

Fruit: Berry-like, showy red, less than 6 mm wide

Conditions: Swamps, damp thickets, pond margins

Sunlight: Partial shade to full sun

Moisture: Wet

A relative of holly and has the same brilliant red berries which persist through winter.

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