American Holly (Ilex opaca)

  • Broadleafed
  • Deciduous
  • Alternate Common Name: None
  • Average Height: American holly can reach up to 50 feet tall in the southeastern U.S.
  • Average Width: Average spread is 18-40 feet
  • Leaf Description: Dull dark green or yellow green leaves are lighter in color on the underside.
  • Bark Description: Bark is smooth grey brown until the plant nears maturity
  • Flowering: American holly flowers are small and white in color, blooming in June.
  • Needle or Broadleaf: Broadleafed
  • Comments: None

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