Abelia floribunda Abelia Floribunda
Mexican Abelia - 2.5 litres
Abelia floribunda is an arching evergreen or semi-evergreen, frost hardy shrub from Mexico. The most flamboyant of the Abelias, with pendulous clusters of slender cerise-pink flowers up to 5cm long in June.Attractive to butterflies. Height and spread up to 3m by 4m. Plant in well-drained, fertile soil and, in all but the mildest areas, with the protection of a warm, sunny wall, sheltered from cold winds. Trim over lightly after flowering each year and remove any winter damaged wood in spring.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Abelia floribunda|
|Common name||Mexican Abelia|
|Plant type||Evergreen Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Summer|
|Time to maturity||5 - 10 years|
|Ultimate height||2.6m - 4m|
|Ultimate spread||2.6m - 4m|