Holly (Ilex aquifolium)

Holly (Ilex aquifolium)

Observation - Holly (Ilex aquifolium) - UK and Ireland. Description: We - and the birds - look forward to masses of bright red Holly berries in the late autumn but we tend to ignore the flowers. Here are the female ones. I don't know where the nearest male tree is bit it's near enough to ensure a good pollination rate and

We - and the birds - look forward to masses of bright red Holly berries in the late autumn but we tend to ignore the flowers. Here are the female ones. I don't know where the nearest male tree is bit it's near enough to ensure a good pollination rate and a lot of berries.