Fast Growing, Great as a Privacy HedgeThe Holly ‘China Boy’, Ilex X meserveae ‘Mesdob’, is an astonishingly fast, hardy grower. Its compact mounded form matures at 10 feet by 8 feet, making it great as a privacy hedge.Choose a sunny to partly sunny site with well-drained soil, making sure there is enough room for shrub to grow to its mature spread. It should be sheltered from winter sun and wind.Once ‘China Boy’ is established, usually by the third year, you only need to water in times of drought. The glossy green foliage takes to shearing and shaping well. ‘China Boy’ is truly an exceptional landscape plant since it is cold hardy and heat tolerant.Use this evergreen holly as a privacy hedge, a landscape specimen, accent plant, and this Holly also works well under power lines. The China Boy will pollinate the China Girl holly. China Boy is a vigorous pollinator and it will pollinate many China Girls if placed in close proximity.China Boy can be easily pruned. This is a great, fast growing holly that is hard to find because they usually sell out fast. Order yours today!* Perfect privacy hedge* Fast-growing!* Pollinator for China Girl Holly .