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Ilex verticillata

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Winterberry is a member of the Ilex family. Its botanical name is Ilex verticillata. The scientific name epithet verticillata means 'whorled'.

Known to attract bluebirds.2

Its fruits normally ripen as a colour very similar to   Red.

It is a flower that typically grows as a deciduous, which is defined as a plant that sheds its leaves annually.

Normally grows with a shrubby habit.

This plant is a great attractor for birds, so if you are looking to attract wildlife Winterberry is a great choice.

United States is believed to be where Winterberry originates from.

This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Winterberry have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Winterberry

  • Full Sun

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun / partial sun and remember to water moderately. Use Zone 3 - Zone 9 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant.

See our list of companion Plants for Winterberry to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Winterberry from seed

Transplanting Winterberry

How long does Winterberry take to grow?

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Other names for Winterberry

Common winterberry

Ilex verticillata (L.) A. Gray

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