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Aquifoliaceae - Holly Family

Ilex is the only genus that I could find listed as a member of Aquifoliaceae.

Most members are broadleaf evergreens, but there are some that are deciduous including Ilex verticillata - Winterberry or Michigan Holly and Ilex decidua - Possum Haw

Ilex glabra - Inkberry

  

Ilex glabra leaves and fruit
Ted Bodner, Southern Weed Science Society, Bugwood.org
Ilex glabra leaves and buds Ilex glabra winter habit

Ilex x meserveae - Meserveae Hybrid Holly

  

Ilex x meservece, Meserve Holly Hybrid - leaves and fruit Ilex x meservece, Meserve Holly Blue Gir leaves Ilex x meservece, Meserve Holly Hybrid winter habit

Ilex opaca - American Holly

  

Photo of American Holly tree habit Photo of American Holly  top of leaf Photo of American Holly buds

Ilex verticillata - Winterberry or Michigan Holly

  

Ilex verticillata - Michigan Holly Ilex verticillata - Michigan Holly Ilex verticillata - Michigan Holly
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