Monday, December 25, 2017

December 25, 2017

Location: Blountstown, private residence

This is Ilex vomitoria,
Commonly known as Yaupon Holly.
The leaves and twigs contain caffeine,
Which can make your holidays perky and jolly.

Sources: Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center Plant Database - Ilex vomitoria

Photo and text © 2017 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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