Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Ilex crenata Thunberg. Japanese Holly. Hab: Planted as a landscaping shrub, escaped into forests in suburban areas. Dist: Native of Japan. First reported for NC by Pittillo & Brown (1988).

Origin/Endemic status: E. and se. Asia

Syn: = K3, K4, NE, NY, Pa, Va; = n/a – RAB

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