Ilex verticillata 'Berry Heavy'

Berry Heavy Winterberry

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Extra large profuse red berries
  • Adapts well to wet areas
  • Selection of native species
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Attracts Songbirds
Attracts Songbirds
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Requires pollination by male variety such as Jim Dandy

Can tolerate wet soils

Height: 6-8 ft
Spread: 6-8 ft
Price Level 1: $34.99 ea.~#3
Bloom Color:
Zone: 4-8

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Native
  • Naturalizing
  • Low Maintenance


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained