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Recent observations

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European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

sjenniferc

Date

February 18, 2015 02:26 PM UTC

Description

8' tall

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European Holly Ilex aquifolium

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ambrosia1

Date

February 12, 2015 03:30 PM NZDT

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European holly Ilex aquifolium

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snapdecision

Date

February 6, 2015 05:48 PM NZDT

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European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

December 30, 2014 11:44 AM NZDT

Description

I photographed representatives of all the woody species I could find wild seedlings of growing under the big climbing Cupressus near the Peacock fountain.

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Ilex opaca (American Holly) Ilex aquifolium

Observer

tyzampitella

Date

January 21, 2015 04:28 PM EST

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Ilex opaca (American Holly) Ilex aquifolium

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tyzampitella

Date

January 21, 2015 04:28 PM EST

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European holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

Unfortunately my photos of the front of the leaves and the whole bush were very much out of focus (you get rushed along when taking a bush walk with a 10 year old). But I was surprised to see this growing on the side of the Lookout Track - it looks very much like the holly bush that used to grow in my grandparents' garden.

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What

Holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

joepb

Date

January 12, 2015

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Observer

carlesbatlles

Date

December 10, 2014

Place

Bonmatí (Google, OSM)

Description

Población extensa de Ilex aquifolium debajo de un robledal de Quercus humilis.

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What

European Holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

December 12, 2014 03:54 PM NZDT

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European Holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

stpats5

Date

December 11, 2014 12:45 PM NZDT

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What

Holly Ilex aquifolium

Observer

slacks1986

Date

December 7, 2014 12:34 PM EST
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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.