Possumhaw Holly - Ilex decidua

Species: Ilex decidua
Common names: Possumhaw Holly

Plant Properties

Growth Period: Perennial
Plant Form: Tree Shrub
Foliage: deciduous
Flower color(s): white

Plant Requirements

Water requirements: medium
Light requirements: full sun to part shade

Soil moisture requirements: moist
Soil content requirements: Sand Loam Clay Caliche
Drainage requirements: poor to good
Calcium carbonate (CaC03) tolerance: low
Drought tolerance: high
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