University of Rhode Island

Ilex verticillata

Winterberry Holly

Slow growing dense suckering shrub. Dark green foliage. Bright red fruit in fall persisting into winter. Adaptable to wet conditions. Prefers moist acidic soil. Full sun to part shade. Native to RI. 6-10' x 6-10'.

Image courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

Image courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

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