Ilex verticillata Holly Family

Growth Form: Shrub

Flower Color: White

Leaf Arrangement: Opposite

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Egg-shaped

Habitat Type: Swamps; Moist areas

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): George Robert White Environmental Conservation Center (1), South Side (6)

Total Number of EMUs: 2

Status in Massachusetts: Native

Notes: Red fruit

Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston