Indentify wetland scrub tree red berries Massachusets (MA)

learn2turn(6)September 27, 2012

There are some small scrub trees maybe 8-10' tall on the edge of wetlands on the back of my property. They have these pretty red berries in late summer / early fall (right now). Picture attached.

Anyone know what they are?

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Likely a deciduous holly like Ilex verticillata. It loves wet areas.

    Bookmark   September 27, 2012 at 5:49PM
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Yep, those look like winterberries.

    Bookmark   January 18, 2013 at 8:13AM
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