The foliage of the plant has a leather-like texture is dark green and has moderately sharp spines. Reddish with red buds. Ilex

Closer examination reveals tiny individual stalks that hold the early-summer berries against green summer leaves. Long known as Pernettya these acid-loving evergreens

Honeyberry attracts birds and will grow to 5 ft. Blueberries Vaccinium spp one of the tastiest summertime treats in gardens or in

Can cover large areas in the Palos Calumet and Spring Creek regions. Its berries grow at end of twigs. Mountain Ash Berry