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Yaupon Holly
Ilex vomitoria

Evergree shrub or tree

Attributes:
Texas native
deer resistant
xeriscapic
salt tolerant
Foliage Persistence: evergreen

Annual or Perennial?: perennial

Exposure:
shade
partial shade
part sun
full sun
Flower Color:

Blooming Period:
spring
fall
Height: 20 feet

Width: 15 feet

Heat Tolerance:
very high
Water Requirements: low

Additional Comments: Tolerates salt spray and salty soil, but not a lot of storm winds. Bears bright red berries. Coastal Bend native.



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