american holly
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American Holly

(Ilex opaca)

The soft needles form a dense, dark green barrier, but can brown with exposure to This narrow tree keeps its leathery, toothed dark green leaves year-round. Female specimens have white flowers and form red berries that attract birds

Dimensions at Maturity
Grows up to 30 feet high and 40 feet wide in zones 5 to 9

40 feet
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