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Ilex decidua var. longipes/Georgia Holly

Ilex decidua var. longipes / Ilex decidua var. longipes
Cherry-like berries produced on long stems
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Cherry-like berries produced on long stems

Red fruit on tree

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Scientific Name: Ilex decidua var. longipes
Common Name: Georgia Holly
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 15-20 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Fall, Winter
Fruit color: Red
Light Exposure: Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: A holly with showy, red berries in winter that is found and used along woodland edges. Useful in the landscape as an accent or specimen plant. Insect and disease free and can grow in wet or poorly drained soil.