‘Gallberry honey’

Gallberry honey – one of the best honeys in Georgia and Florida

Georgia and Florida take a well deserved pride in their gallberry honey. As its name says, it’s a monofloral honey made from the nectar of gallberry – a bush that grows only in those areas. Gallberry is a name given to two related plants: Ilex coriacea and Ilex glabra, both native to coastal areas in the United States from Virginia to Texas, both shrubs in the Holly family (Aquifoliaceae). Both providing good quality nectar for honey bees to collect. Ilex coriacea gives a mild flavored, light… Read More