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Abelia x grandiflora

Abelia

Glossy Abelia
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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Abelia x grandiflora
Principal Common Name Abelia
Common Name(s) Glossy Abelia
Synonym
Description A deciduous to semi-evergreen medium-small shrub multistemmed and dense arching branches 3 to 6 feet tall and just as wide often killed to the ground in cold climates Zone 5 or colder but grows back each spring.
General Comments
Origin Abelia chinensis Abelia uniflora;Developed in Italy
Nativity China
Height Range 3 - 6 FT
Spread Range 3 - 6 FT
Flower Showy Y
Warning
Sunset Zones 4 : 5 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 10 : 11 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones 5a : 5b : 6a : 6b : 7a : 7b : 8a : 8b : 9a : 9b
Leaf Color Dark Green
Leaf Texture Glossy : Medium : Round
Form Shrub
Flower Color Pink : White : White with a blush of pink
Flower Time Summer
Months
Ease of Growing Easy
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Partial Shade
Soil Preferences Any : Well-drained
Watering Preferences Drought Tolerant : Medium
Outstanding Features Deer resistant : Drought tolerant : Fall Color : Flower : Shade tolerant

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