Ilex verticillata #3 (Winterberry Holly)May 25, 2020
Ilex verticillata ‘Red Sprite’ #3 (Female Winterberry Holly)May 25, 2020
Ilex verticillata ‘Jim Dandy’ #3 (Male Winterberry Holly)
This variety is more compact than the straight species Winterberry Holly. It is a densely branched male form that does not produce berries but is a pollinator for female variety mid-season blooming female varieties including ‘Red Sprite’. It is recommended that one male is present for 5 female plants. Host to 34 species of Lepidoptera. Good rain garden plant. Salt tolerant. Medicinal uses.