Abelia x grandiflora Abelia Grandiflora
Abelia - 2.5 litres
Abelia x grandiflora is a choice medium to large semi-evergreen arching shrub, with small, neat, glossy green leaves and a long display of scented pink-tinged white flowers from midsummer well into autumn. Pretty pink calyces (like tiny leaves behind the flowers) remain long after the flowers have fallen. Attractive to butterflies.
Grows slowly up to 3m by 4m (10ft x 13ft) Thrives in well-drained fertile soil, in a sunny site, sheltered from cold wind. Best with the shelter of a warm wall in cold areas.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
Bee and butterfly friendly.
British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Abelia x grandiflora|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Flower colour||White, Pink|
|Flowering time||Summer, Autumn|
|Plant type||Evergreen Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Summer, Autumn|
|Time to maturity||10 - 20 years|
|Ultimate height||2.6m - 4m|
|Ultimate spread||2.6m - 4m|