- Common Name(s):
- Chinese abelia
Drought tolerant; attracts butterflies and hummingbirds; flowers on new growth
Seasons of Interest:
Bloom: Summer, White, fragrant Seed: Achene
Play Value: Wildlife Enhancement
- 5-7 ft.
- 0.7-1.5 in. dark green leaves; lighter green beneath; serrated margins
- White, fragrant flowers in small clusters from July to September
- Sun to partial shade; prefers moist, well-drained site
- Medium to fine
- Upright; spreading, rounded, loose
- 4-6 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1395