University of Rhode Island

Ilex glabra

Inkberry Holly

Upright, broadleaf evergreen suckering shrub. Dark green leaves. Prefers moist acidic soils. Tolerates wet soil. Full sun. Tolerates heavy shade. Can be pruned. Native to RI. 6-8'x 8-10'.

Image courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

©Ted Bodner. James H. Miller and Karl V. Miller. 2005. Forest plants of the southeast and their wildlife uses. University of Georgia Press., Athens. Courtesy of University of Georgia Press.

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