Winterberry - credit: Richard Webb, Self-employed horticulurist, Bugwood.org, CC BY 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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Winterberry - credit: Richard Webb, Self-employed horticulurist, Bugwood.org, CC BY 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Winterberry

  • 1 seedling
    25 seedlings
    50 seedlings
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Ilex verticillata

Also known as michigan holly, winterberry has persistent bright red fruit of this shrub make it very popular for landscaping. The attractive bright red fruit of winterberry is eaten by small mammals and more than 48 species of birds. 

1 yr. old seedlings, 12-18”

Growth Rate: moderate

Soils: Sand, Loam

Moisture: Moist

Shade Tolerance: Full sun to shade

Mature Height: 5-15 ft.

Deer Damage Potential: medium

Origin: Native

Uses: ornamental, fall colors, birds / wildlife

USDA Plant Guide