Ilex opaca (American Holly)

Specimen plant, requires male and female for fruit set. Grows a little slower than the popular Nellie R. Stevens. Avoid planting in extremely dry, windy, unprotected places. Densely pyramidal in its youth, as it ages the branching sturcture beomes a bit more loose. Growth is slow to moderate. Grows 15-30’h x 10-20’w (Zone5-9)