Possumhaw Holly (Ilex decidua 'Council Fire') in the Ilex Database

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Miscellaneous: Dioecious

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