Southern Gentleman Holly is a male deciduous holly that pairs with Winter Red Holly.
Southern Gentleman provides the male flowers that allows Winter Red to set its heavy crop of holly berries.
The heavy bloom on this male holly are visited by the bees for its heavy production of yellow pollen which is an important food source for bees.
Southern Gentleman grows 6′ to 10′ tall and is hardy in zones 3 to 9.
One of these in a hedge of Winter Red Hollies ensures a crop of red holly berries to brighten the winter landscape