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ABELIA x grandiflora 'Hopleys Variety'

A sport of A.'Francis Mason' with golden variegated foliage which turns pink in autumn
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  • Evergreen - pointed, glossy 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 - 75cm (30in)
  • Spread - 1.2m (4ft)
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - compact, spreading habit.
  • 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
  • Additional Features - Good to know - one of the hardiest variegated cultivars
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. Hopley's Nursery, Herts. 1994.
  • 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
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Gold variegated
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil
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75cm (30in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.2m (4ft)
 

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