|ALSO KNOWN AS:
||Christmas holly, Scrub holly, White holly
||Moderately heavy and hard, with good shock resistance, and low bending strength, stiffness, and decay resistance. Steam-bends poorly.
||Generally machines well but irregular grain can cause problems. Sands and turns easily and polishes to a fine luster. Glues, screws, and nails well. Stains and finishes satisfactorily - sometimes stained black to simulate ebony.
||Carving, piano and organ keys, inlay, wood block engravings, novelties, fixtures, handles, T-squares, fixtures, and furniture.