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Ilex amelanchier, the Swamp Holly, is a rare  species of holly from southeastern North America. It is a close relative of Mountain Holly (Ilex mucronata) which formerly was placed in a monotypic genus Nemopanthus. I. amelanchier grows near water, for example on streambanks.
The dull red berries appear in October to November, and may persist until the following spring.
- Alan S. Weakley (April 2008). "Flora of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Georgia, and Surrounding Areas".
- "Ilex amelanchier M.A. Curtis ex Chapm.: sarvis holly". USDA PLANTS.
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