Ilex vomitoria 'Bordeaux' (Dwarf Yaupon Holly 'Bordeaux')
Dwarf Yaupon Holly is a compact evergreen shrub that is very adaptable and low maintenance. Its growth is symmetrical and dense, and can be easily trimmed. The branches are somewhat brittle. It is often used as foundation shrub due to its compact size and evergreen nature, but it does well as an accent shrub, border shrub or planted en masse.
‘Bordeaux’ is a male cultivar. Its new growth is tinged red.
AT A GLANCE
|Water use||Low to medium|
|Sun exposure||Sun to shade|
|Mature height||3-5 ft|
|Mature spread||4-6 ft|
|Present in state|
|Present in county and native|
|Native to North America, but adventive & escaped in state|
|Not present in state|
|Present and rare, native in county|
|Previously present, now extinct|
|Questionable presence (cross-hatched, regardless of color)|