American holly


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American holly

[ə‚mer·ə·kən ′häl·ē]
(forestry)
Ilex opaca. A type of holly, widely valued as a Christmas decoration, that grows naturally in the eastern and southeastern United States close to the Atlantic and Gulf coasts, in the Mississippi Valley, and westward to Oklahoma and Missouri; it attains a maximum height of 40-50 ft (12-15 m) and has red berries on dark evergreen leaves.
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The six species are: red maple, sweetgum, loblolly pine, post oak, Southern magnolia and American holly.
LANDSCAPE NOTES: Greenleaf American Holly is a popular cultivar of I.
Other good evergreen choices for this area include the Eastern Red Cedar and American Holly which also happen to be trees native to Mississippi.
The guidelines require the plans to include an observation deck at the south east corner of the site and that plantings be done with native and selected naturalized species including black willow, cottonwood, pitch pine, American holly and sweet pepperbush.
She was a pulverizing bully who terrorized all opponents until American Holly Holm avoided Rousey's ground game and knocked her out in Melbourne, Australia, 13 months ago.
American Holly said telling Michael what really happened was traumatic.
Q: If I prune an American holly bush down to the trunk will it grow back?
Favorite foliage choices are American holly, English ivy, pine, mistletoe, cedar, juniper, and boxwood.
The 22-year-old from Sutton Coldfield - world-ranked 119 - was slow hand-clapped off court after she urged the umpire to stop her match against American Holly Parkinson with the score at 3-6 6-3 1-0.
If she plays half-decently, Warwickshire's finest should remove the American Holly Parkinson at the first hurdle.
The newly popular African-American holiday Kwanzaa will mark the end of the year beginning in October, and the usual Christmas stamps will include a Madonna and child, holiday wreaths and American holly.
30 in Las Vegas, more than 13 months after she was knocked out by American Holly Holm in her first-ever loss.

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