Greek nema — thread, anthos — flower, referring to the thread-like flower and fruit stalks.
For description see species description. O
ne species grown for the attractive fruit and colourful autumn foliage.
Petals and stamens free and calyx absent or soon shed.
1 species from E North America.
Source: (2002). Aquifoliaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.