HOLLY

We Grow

CARISSA
CHINA GIRL
COMPACTA
D. BURFORD
FOSTER
HELLERI
NEEDLEPOINT
SKY PENCIL
SOFT TOUCH
YAUPON
AUBURN
NELLE STEVENS

Description

The genus Ilex is widespread throughout the temperate and subtropical regions of the world. It includes species of trees, shrubs, and climbers, with evergreen or deciduous foliage and inconspicuous flowers. Its range was more extended in the Tertiary period and many species are adapted to laurel forest habitat. It occurs from sea level to more than 2,000 metres (6,600 ft) with high mountain species. It is a genus of small, evergreen trees with smooth, glabrous, or pubescent branchlets. The plants are generally slow-growing with some species growing to 25 m (82 ft) tall. The type species is the European holly Ilex aquifolium described by Linnaeus.

Other Species We Grow

Descriptions and Uses taken from Wikipedia

Share this article