Nellie R. Stevens Holly

Nellie R. Stevens bright red berries

This iconic evergreen naturally resembles the shape of a christmas tree. It is well-known for its versatility, particularly tolerant of North Texas conditions, including heat and drought resistant. These shrubs are known for their leaves naturally growing dense, therefore making them a perfect border/privacy screening around your home. Their leaves are among the darkest of any plants, and the female plants produce bright red berries. Fast growing evergreen holly growing 2 – 3 feet a year. They bloom little white, tiny inconspicuous flowers in spring.