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Abelia x grandiflora 'Prostrata'

Common Name(s):
Prostrate abelia
Category:
Groundcover
Comment:

Deer resistance; best spaced 3 to 4 feet apart; drought tolerant; hardy; easy to grow; can be severely pruned

Height:
1.5-2 ft.
Hardiness:
6 to 9
Foliage:
.7 to 1.5 in. glossy dark green leaves; opposite, simple; turns bronze-green to bronze-red in winter
Flower:
Cluster of fragrant white flowers in summer on new growth; free flowering; slightly fragrant
Habit:
Semi-Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade; prefers moist, well-drained site but tolerates clay, damp or dry soil
Size:
spread of 4-5 ft.
Texture:
Medium to fine
Form:
Spreading
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Tags:
evergreen

NCCES plant id: 233