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ABELIA x grandiflora

Dainty pale pink flowers
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Oval, glossy, dark-green leaves to 5cm (2in) long.
  • Semi-evergreen
    Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
    In colder areas
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Pale pink
  • Height
    3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    4m (13ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Vigorous, rounded shrub with arching branches
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun

ABELIA x grandiflora

 

 

  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    A. chinensis x A. uniflora. Wildlife plant - insects
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Garden origin.
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Panicles
    Terminal panicles and axillary cymes
    Tubular
    Funnel-shaped flowers 2cm (¾in) long with 2-5-lobed calyces
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Border
    Ideal for the back of a sunny border
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
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3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)
 

Buy Varieties of ABELIA x grandiflora

ABELIA x grandiflora 'Confetti'

ABELIA x grandiflora 'Confetti'

a small compact form with narrow white-margined leaves

 
£16.50 each 
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Not available until May 2024 -
ABELIA x grandiflora 'Francis Mason'

ABELIA x grandiflora 'Francis Mason'

dark green leaves with golden-yellow margin. Best grown in full sun

 
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£16.50 each 
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ABELIA x grandiflora 'Gold Jewel'

ABELIA x grandiflora 'Gold Jewel'

pure gold foliage, taking on copper notes in winter. Soft pink flowers

 
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£16.50 each 
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ABELIA x grandiflora 'Hopleys Variety'

ABELIA x grandiflora 'Hopleys Variety'

a sport of A. 'Francis Mason' with golden variegated foliage which turns pink in autumn

 
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£16.50 each 
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ABELIA x grandiflora 'Kaleidoscope'

ABELIA x grandiflora 'Kaleidoscope'

an attractive foliage plant with a mix of bright yellow and green foliage in spring. Pink tipped white flowers over most of the summer are followed by orange and red tints in the leaves

 
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£16.50 each 
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ABELIA x grandiflora 'Sunny Charms'

ABELIA x grandiflora 'Sunny Charms'

fragrant, pale yellow flowers with pink throat from early summer to autumn

 
£16.50 each 
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Estimated availability autumn 2024 Any time SEPT-DEC - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.

Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

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Afterplant - Grow Your Own
AFTER PLANT GROW YOUR OWN seaweed is ready to use liquid concentrate that was specially formulated be used on all edible plants.
Only £8.00

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Afterplant - Tomatoes
AFTER PLANT TOMATO FEED Liquid Concentrate with Bio stimulant is a high potash liquid concentrate containing seaweed extract, plant derived amino acids and other nutrients specifically formulated to benefit tomatoes and greenhouse plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
3 options from £3.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
This specially adapted Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi will boost the growth of acid-loving plants like rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers and blueberries. It contains ericoid and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which are found in poor acidic soils where ericaceous plants naturally grow.
Only £7.50

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

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