NH State Forest Nursery

Common Winterberry HollyIlex verticillata

Mature height: to 15'.


common in swamps and along field edges.


red berries formed by early autumn, persisiting into winter.

Wildlife value:

fruit used by many species of songbirds, waterfowl, upland game birds and small mammals.

Mature height:

to 15'

Only available in the wetlands package.

NH State Forest Nursery | Division of Forest and Lands
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 796-2323  |  fax: (603) 271-6488