Is Nellie R Stevens Holly Native Or Invasive To North America

Question From: V. Stover - Daniels, West Virginia, United States
Q: Is Nellie r Stevens holly an American holly or invasive? Is it like a weed and unwanted or is part of American heritage?

A: Nellie R Stevens is a hybrid - an old standby in the Southeast as a speciman tree or a hedge. It is not native to North America, but also not considered invasive. Best And Happy Yardening, Nancy.