Ilex × koehneana 'Martha Berry'
- Common Name(s):
- Martha Berry holly
Grows up to 20 feet or more depending on location. Pyramidal, slightly casual form.
Wildlife Value: Fruits are attractive to birds. Flowers attract bees. Members of the genus Ilex support the following specialized bee: Colletes banksi. This plant is resistant to damage by deer.
- 18-20 ft.
- Cluster of red fruit; persistent
- Sun to partial shade; well-drained soil
- Compact pyramidal habit
- 10-12 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- 3.5-4.5 in. dark, olive to almost blue-green leaves; slightly wavy
NCCES plant id: 2021