Ilex verticillata 'Red Sprite'

Red Sprite Winterberry
Ilex verticillata

A female selection that is less than half the size of regular Ilex verticillata. Bright red fruits .50" in diameter, borne on 1/8 inch pedicels; stays on for months. Flowers are small and numerous. USDA release. 'Jim Dandy' needed for pollination.  Good for cutting for decoration.
Height:  2-3'
Spread:  3-4'
Shape:  Globose, dense, compact
Foliage Color:  Deep green
Fall Foliage:  Yellow-green to purple-bonze
Exposure:  Full sun 
*Photo and info courtesy of Bailey Nurseries, Inc.