Ilex verticillata, PA Ecotype
Winterberry, PA Ecotype
The berries provide fall and winter food for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: ILEVER01
Species Type: Native
Woody Trees, Shrubs & Vines
Classification: Woody Deciduous Shrub
Characteristics: A multi-stemmed shrub species; red berries.
Habitat: Swamps, bogs, moist woods, wet shores.
Bloom Period: May to July
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 16.3 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 16 in
pH: 4.5 – 7.5
Pollinator Value: Low
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Approximate seeds per lb: 92,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 10.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine