American holly

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U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service , [Washington, D.C.]
Statement[R.M. Krinard].
SeriesAmerican wood
ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17718417M

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American holly normally grows to heights of 15 to 30 feet tall, but records indicate mature heights of up to feet. On the poor soils of coastal beaches, this holly may never exceed shrub size. The bark of it is smooth, American holly book grayish to grayish-brown.

The dense branches of this holly grow nearly horizontal in a. Holly Jackson’s magnificent American Radicals American holly book the story of trailblazers like Wright who sparked a second American revolution in the 19th century and of their profound effect on the course of our history.

American Holly. Ilex opaca. The American Holly is considered one of the most popular trees in the world. Due to extensive cultivation of the American Holly by nurseryman and gardeners alike, there are currently over different cultivars, with more being patented every year (Holly Society of America).The tree is ridiculously tough.

The American holly tree has been popular since the beginning of American history, having served the Native Americans with wood for many different applications and berries that were used for buttons and barter. It was said to be a favorite of George Washington, and more than a dozen hollies he planted are still evident today.

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Stipple engraving showing leaves and fruit on a branch of American holly (Ilex opaca), an evergreen American holly book in the family Aquifoliaceae native to North tree is described as follows by the author: The American holly, in its pyramidical shape and in its brilliant evergreen foliage, bears a striking resemblance to the European species, Ilex aquifolium.

Ilex opaca, the American holly, is a species of holly, native to the eastern and south-central United States, from coastal Massachusetts south to central Florida, and west to southeastern Missouri and eastern Texas. Description. Ilex opaca is a medium-sized broadleaved evergreen tree growing on average to 10–20 m (33–66 ft) tall, and up to Family: Aquifoliaceae.

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Holly – more specifically the European holly, Ilex aquifolium – is commonly referenced at Christmas time, and is often referred to by the name Christ's thorn.

In many Western Christian cultures, holly is a traditional Christmas decoration, used especially in wreaths and illustrations, for instance on Christmas medieval times the plant has carried a Christian symbolism, as Family: Aquifoliaceae, de Candolle ex Richard.

American Holly grows throughout the warmer parts of North America, from Zones 6 to Zone 9. So throughout the South, from Texas and Oklahoma to almost the tip of Florida it will do well. In all the western states and in the east from southern Pennsylvania and Massachusetts on Price: $ Most of us are family with holly shrubs in the landscape and growing American holly trees (Ilex opaca) is a relatively easy on to learn more about this holly species.

American Holly Information. These attractive, broad-leaf evergreen trees grow ’ tall. American Holly - I planted 10 American holly trees that were all around ' about years ago.

They are all doing well Q. Trimming Holly Bushes - I have American holly bushes. What type of trimming tool is best for the job. American Holly Bush - This past fall (in CT) I transplanted several holly bushes. They greened nicely but this. An American Holly Tree can grow feet tall and feet wide or they can be pruned into a hedge.

They grow well in full sun to shade. American Holly trees are resistant to mildew, insects, disease, drought and are easy to prune or shear. American Holly Trees do require male and female plants to produce the beautiful red berries in Fall Price: $   The books follow the life of a young African-American girl named Holly.

She loves to jump rope, pick out fruit from the grocery store and play with her little brother, Herbie. This list should really just be called best American books as authors appear more than once and that seems to be the way the ranking works.

Also Ian Banks (author of the wasp factory #82) is not American he is Scottish so he shouldn't be on here, however good/relevant to this list his book may be.

Ilex opaca-- American Holly Page 4 Spider mites cause discoloration and speckling of Holly foliage. Diseases Tar spot may occasionally cause small yellow spots on the leaves in early summer.

Eventually the spots turn reddish brown with narrow yellow borders. Leaves may not drop prematurely but the infected areas drop out leaving holes in the File Size: KB. American Holly is a fairly common understory tree, American Holly is easy to identify, with prickly evergreen leaves, smooth bark, and red fruits (on female trees) that last through the winter.

Our only similar species is Chinese Holly (Ilex cornuta), which has distinctively shaped leaves and is smaller in stature. Person Co., NC 4/1/ ©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC).

United States, DC, Washington, USDA ARS National Arboretum. J Usage Requirements. American Holly wood. Available in 1/2 & 3/4 S2S, 4/4 - 8/4 lumber, thins & veneer, pen blanks, turning squares, dowels, and acoustic guitar sets.

American Airlines has airline tickets, cheap flights, vacation packages and American Airlines AAdvantage bonus mile offers at 'Jersey Princess' American holly is one of the top five evergreen tree-sized hollies for the Ohio River valley region.

This fine tree (selected by Dr. Elwin Orton of the Rutgers holly breeding program) boasts lustrous clean dark green foliage, heavy annual crops of bright red fruit, and exceptional winter hardiness.

I sat with Ed Cohen, executive producer of The Buddy Holly Story, in his New York office, along with the film’s director, Steve Rash, and its producer, Freddy Bauer, and asked them about all the Author: Chet Flippo. Holly (Ilex aquifolium and opaca)There are 2 commonly distributed forms of the holly in the United States (U.S.): the English holly (Ilex aquifolium) and the American Holly (Ilex opaca).Holly is a small tree or shrub that will grow up to 15 m tall and carries scarlet-red berries approximately 10 mm in diameter.

3 English and American holly are not to be confused with the South American Ilex Cited by: 2. 1. Planting: Plant your American Holly tree in an area that receives full to partial sunlight (4 to 8 hours of sunlight per day). For a hedge or privacy screen, plant your American Hollies about five feet apart.

And make sure that your American Holly doesn't sit in a /5(26). Ilex opaca Ilex opaca Aiton American Holly, White Holly, Prickly Holly, Evergreen Holly, Christmas Holly, Yule Holly Aquifoliaceae (Holly Family) Synonym(s): USDA Symbol: ilop USDA Native Status: L48 The height of American holly or Christmas holly ranges from 25 ft.

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native to eastern and southern United States; zone 5 (protected locations) more common in states south of New England; Habit and Form. an evergreen small tree; can reach up to 50' in the southeastern United States. American holly Aquifoliaceae Ilex opaca Aiton symbol: ILOP Leaf: Alternate, simple, evergreen, elliptical, 2 to 4 inches long, spiny toothed margin, thickened and leathery, shiny dark green above, much paler below.

Flower: Species is dioecious; dull green-white, male flowers on 3 to 7 flowered cymes, female flowers are solitary with a pleasant odor, appearing in late spring. Find a new world at your fingertips with our wide selection of books online at Barnes & Noble®.

Our online bookstore features the best books, eBooks, and audiobooks from bestselling authors, so you can click through our aisles to browse top titles & genres for adults, teens, and kids. It has bright red berry-like drupes and the leaves of the American Holly are conspicuously less shiny than its English cousin.

English Holly (Ilex aquifolium)- Also known as European holly, Christmas holly, and common holly, this variety is native to western and southern Europe, northwest Africa, and southwest Asia.

It has bright red or yellow.American holly is a beautifully shaped tree, with a sym-metrical, dense, wide pyramidal form. The spiny, dull green leaves are accented with clusters of red berries which persist throughout the fall and winter. Male and female flowers appear on separate trees and trees of both sexes must beFile Size: 3MB.American holly (Ilex opaca), the state tree of Delaware, is a fantastic tree, with brilliant red berries and dark green leaves that are popular decorations during the Christmas season.