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Ilex dipyrena

Classification

Order: Celastrales
   Family: Aquifoliaceae
            Genus: Ilex
                        Specie: Ilex dipyrena

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 50 ft (15 m)

Cultivation: Fertile well-drained soil

Features: Spiny foliage on young plants; red berries

Uses: Foliage contrast Fruit contrast Hedge Windbreaks

Zones: 7-10

Description: Native to the eastern Himalayas and western China, this upright evergreen tree is closely related to Ilex aquifolium and grows to a height of 50 ft (15 m). The foliage on young plants and suckers is very spiny, becoming less so as the plant matures

Growth Habit: Upright habit

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