Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Ilex mitis var. mitis

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 Ilex mitis var. mitis   Ilex mitis var. mitis
 Ilex mitis var. mitis   Ilex mitis var. mitis


Afromontane forest


low coastal

Flowering time


Close relative to the European holly. Fresh leaves rubbed together in water make a lather. The wood makes good furniture. Evergeen leaves elliptic to elliptic-lanceolate, dark green above. Flowers small, white, scented and profuse. Dark crimson berries.

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This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 22