Abelia

Abelia X grandiflora - botanical name

Abelia X grandiflora

Evergreen rounded hybrid shrub with arching branches (2m x 2m) from two Chinese species. Glossy dark green leaves. Bell shaped white flowers tinged with pink followed by persistent coppery brown sepals. Useful as a screen; clipped hedge or contrast in shrubbery. Remove old woody stems. Frost and drought tolerant.

  • Plant type
    Shrub
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost hardy
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Clay, Loam
  • Water rating
    Low
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (China)
  • Scale
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