glossy-abelia

Botanical Name Abelia x gradiflora
Common Name Glossy Abelia
Plant Type Deciduous shrub
Hardiness Zone 5-9
Height 3-6 ft.
Spread 3-6 ft.
Habit upright to rounded
Exposure full sun to part shade
Bloom Type July-Sept.
Bloom Color pinkish white
Flower showy, fragrant
Autumn/Winter Intrest good fall color
Suggested Use borders, foundation, low screen
Locations Entrance Fountain, Storm Chaser Midway
Notes Provide fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Most hardy of the abelias, but will probably need winter protection or careful siting in areas colder than Zone 6.
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