|Grid reference||ST 17437 77359|
|Common name||Moonlight holly|
|Status||Wales Champion 2015|
|Height||10M December 2015|
This tree is towards the centre of Blackweir woodland south. Its leaves vary in colour and many are unspined. Some branches are showing a plain green leaf.
General tree description
Ilex aquifolium 'flavescens' is a cultivar of the Common holly, Ilex aquifolium, with brilliant yellow young leaves that fade to dark green variegated canary-yellow and gold. It is a female holly and bears red fruit in late autumn and winter.