Ilex opacaA medium-sized evergreen tree with a formal, pyramidal habit is often grown for its foliage and persistent red fruit. Cultivar selections of this species exceed 1000 in number!
|Habit:||Pyramidal in youth, maintaining a formal pyramidal habit through middle-age, then becoming somewhat open and irregular|
|Size:||20-40' high, occasionally larger in the South with old age|
|Color:||Medium green to dark yellow green|
|Hardiness:||Zone 6a USDA|
|Habitat:||Massachusetts - Florida - Missouri - Texas|