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    • Houx
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    • European holly
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    • Holly
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    • Ilex aquifolium
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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

majo00

Date

August 21, 2015

Description

Just about at the end of the track near the Gondola Station at the bottom.

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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

majo00

Date

August 21, 2015

Description

Just about at the end of the track.

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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

majo00

Date

August 21, 2015

Description

Walking down through the Ben Lomond Forest saw this bit of Holly.

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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

wisel

Date

August 31, 2015 11:25 AM PDT

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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

trcarlisle

Date

October 9, 2010 02:03 PM BST

Place

Surrey, UK (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

trcarlisle

Date

October 22, 2014 02:38 PM BST

Photos / Sounds

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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

trcarlisle

Date

May 2, 2014 02:41 PM BST

Description

Showing flowers

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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

murray_dawson

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

August 29, 2015 03:21 PM NZST

Description

During my run today I briefly stopped in one of the forest restoration patches by the Heathcote River in the Wigram Retention Basin. I photographed all the species of woody seedlings I could find. Holly and elderberry were most common, followed by kowhai.

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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

zlbc

Date

August 6, 2015

Description

European Holly has the potential to become a nuisance perhaps - the photo shows a well-established sapling.

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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

August 21, 2015 09:52 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

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What

European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

defeoliliana

Date

August 13, 2015 07:30 AM CDT

Description

Looks like a bush

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Description from Wikipedia

Ilex aquifolium (holly, common holly, English holly, European holly, or occasionally Christmas holly), is a species of holly native to western and southern Europe, northwest Africa, and southwest Asia.I. aquifolium is the species familiar in Christmas decoration, and is regarded as the type species of the genus Ilex, which by association is also called "holly". It is a dioecious tree or shrub found, for example, in shady areas of forests of oak and in beech hedges....

No range data available.