Glossy Abelia

Abelia x. grandiflora

Size

Height - 6 feet

Width - 6 feet

Plant Type

Evergreen

Adapted shrub

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Full plant view

Sun

Full sun to part shade

Other common names

Hardy Abelia

BLOOMING
MONTHS
Save Water   Medium water required
 
More Color   Fragrant white flowers in spring and summer
 
 
Attract Wildlife   Bees, butterflies and hummingbirds like the flowers
 
Reduce Maintenance   Cut back occasionally to control size
 
Texas Tough    Very drought tolerant; evergreen in our climate

Interesting Facts

Glossy green foliage is usually evergreen in our climate, especially when winters are mild.  Flowers from spring through summer are pinkish white and very fragrant.  Great shrub choice to plant in front of a window, especially if you want the fragrance to waft indoors.

Glossy Abelia in Frisco