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What is the Growth Rate of a Holly Tree?

By Callie Barber ; Updated September 21, 2017
Holly tree berries in bloom.
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Holly trees, a variety of tree in the genus Ilex, are found as evergreens while some are deciduous trees that range in growth rate from slow and moderate to rapid, depending upon the variety.


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Callie Barber has been writing professionally since 2002. Barber's love for design and writing inspired her to create Design Your Revolution, a blog that shares creative and affordable ways to decorate indoor and outdoor living environments. Her articles have appeared on Travels.com and GardenGuides.com. Barber holds a Bachelors of Arts in international studies from the University of North Carolina.