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Abelia × grandiflora ‘Francis Mason’

For sale by Letsgoplanting

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3 Litre Pot

R.H.S Award of Garden Merit.
Position: full sun
Soil: fertile, well drained
Growth rate: average
Flowering period: June to October.
Hardiness: May need some winter protection
Eventual Height: 1.5m
Eventual spread: 2m

A fine compact evergreen shrub with gracefully arching branches and rich yellow variegated leaves. The young shoots are in an attractive reddish brown. Pink blossoms appear from June to October.

Abelia × grandiflora ‘Francis Mason’ | West Buckland, TA21
Abelia × grandiflora ‘Francis Mason’ | West Buckland, TA21
Abelia × grandiflora ‘Francis Mason’ | West Buckland, TA21
Pot SizeTotal Price
3 litres

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Plant Finder: about Abelia × grandiflora ‘Francis Mason’

Common names

Glossy abelia


Abelia × grandiflora ‘Francis Mason’ (Glossy abelia). This variety is a bushy rounded evergreen shrub with ovate and yellow-green leaves. The flowers are axillary cymes or terminal panicles of white blooms, tinged with pink, in early summer to mid autumn. The shrub will grow to about 1.5m high and about 2m wide.


You can grow in well-drained clay soil which is semi-moist.

Interest and use

Border, ornamental, ground cover.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained
  • Soil pH5.5 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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