Abelia – growing shrub‎ of the genus Abelia also known as Abelia shrub or Abelia plant, Abelia perennial evergreen or cold deciduous plant also used as ornamental fragrant hedge plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and grow in hardiness zone 6-10.

Leaves color can be: green, or variegate green with white, purple, red or yellow, leaf can change the color in the autumn to purple or red, in shape of elliptic to ovate with pointed top.

Abelia flower

Flower color can be: pink, white, red, purple or yellow, flower in trumpet shape, flowers grow in umbel shape.

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Requirements for Abelia growing and care:

Well drained soil, moist, mulch (only in the beginning)

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Yes, in order to get specific cultivar

Difficulties or problems when growing:
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Planting season:
Winter / Spring, in hot climate also in the autumn

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, spider mites

Pruning season:
Winter

How to prune:
Just for design

Size of the plant?
0.5-1.5 m, 20-60 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season?
Spring / Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower:
Trumpet shape flower, the flowers grow in cluster in umbel shape, color can be: pink, yellow, purple, red or white

Scientific name:

Abelia

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