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Abelia × grandiflora

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: moderate.
Flowering period: June to October
Hardiness: moderate.
Eventual height: 3 metres
Eventual spread: 4 metres

A fine semi-evergreen, arching, medium sized shrub, with dark glossy green leaves, making an ideal contrast to the fragrant, white tinged, pale pink flowers produced over a long period from June to October.

Abelia × grandiflora | West Buckland, TA21
Abelia × grandiflora | West Buckland, TA21
Abelia × grandiflora | West Buckland, TA21
Pot SizeTotal Price
3 litres

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Plant Finder: about Abelia × grandiflora

Common names

Glossy abelia


Abelia × grandiflora (Glossy abelia). This species is probably the most popular and hardiest member of the Abelia family. It is evergreen to semi-evergreen and may be used as a pruned or unpruned hedge. It will bear profuse, fragrant, bell-shaped white flowers, tinged with pink from mid-spring to mid-autumn. The leaves are particularly glossy.


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

Interest and use

Hedging. Summer/Autumn interest.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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

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