OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Aquifoliales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Ilex amelanchier   FAMILY Aquifoliaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ilex amelanchier   FAMILY Aquifoliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 112-01-005:
Ilex amelanchier   FAMILY Aquifoliaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Sarvis Holly


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USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide    pnd_ilam2_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Ilex amelanchier   FAMILY Aquifoliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ilex amelanchier   FAMILY Aquifoliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 112-01-005:
Ilex amelanchier   FAMILY Aquifoliaceae

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

2588

Shrub; Tree
Perennial
Usually dioecious

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Habitat: Banks of blackwater creeks and rivers, clay-based Carolina bays, other pine flatwoods ponds with seasonally flooded hydrology, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
White/Greenish-white
Usually unisexual
4-merous

FRUIT:
Fall
Red
Drupe

 

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