Ilex glabra (Linnaeus) A. Gray. clade: Clade E5. Little Gallberry, Inkberry. Phen: May-Jun; Sep-Nov. Hab: Pine savannas, pine flatwoods, pocosin margins, swamps, primarily in wetlands, but extending upslope even into longleaf pine sandhills, with a clay lens or spodic horizon below to maintain additional moisture. Dist: NS and ME south to s. FL, west to e. LA and barely w. LA (Pointe Coupee Parish).
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = C, F, Fl7, G, GW2, K3, K4, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tx, Va, WH3, Clark (2023), Godfrey (1988)