A Year with the trees is about getting to know and appreciate the trees - using all of our senses.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
June 14 - American Winterberry - Ilex verticillata
The American Winterberry tree
This small tree grows up to 10 feet tall. The leaves are deciduous with alternate leaves. The leaves are around three inches long and 1 inch wide; they are elliptical with a pointed end. The color of the leaves are dark green and the leaves have serrated margins. The small white flowers will be on the trees soon.