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(Ilex verticillate) Winterberry (Ilex verticillata), also known as Michigan Holly, is primarily a wetland shrub. It can reach up to 12 feet in height. It prefers wet to moist soil with very poor to moderate drainage. It is salt sensitive. Winterberry transplants well and is fairly resistant to disease and insects. It is also resistant to compact soils. The berries have a high wildlife value for waterfowl and songbirds, but are poisonous to humans. Winterberry needs both male and female plants for berries. You will recieve a random mix in your pack. Native

Holly - Winterberry


    Due to the nature of the stock and variables in handling and planting, the Conservation District cannot guarantee survival of plant stock and can not accept returns or refund requests. It is unlawful for trees, shrubs and other plants purchased to be resold with the roots attached (per PA 189 of 1931, as amended). The District is not liable for any direct, indirect, special incidental or consequential damages (included but not limited to economic losses and lost profits) incurred or claimed by the customer.


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