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Ilex opaca Aiton var. opaca
American holly

Family: Aquifoliaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Shrub

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Eastern and central United States.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Critically Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

Other data on Ilex opaca var. opaca available from :

Ilex opaca var. opaca has been found in the following 2 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed (CREW) Present Native
Koreshan State Historic Site Present Native

Ilex opaca var. opaca has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Lee County Native
Palm Beach County Native

Ilex opaca var. opaca has been found in the following habitat :
Wet Flatwoods