Abelia x grandiflora Sunny Anniversary

Type: Shrubs
Height: Tall 3-4' (Plant 4' apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 6-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic, Clay, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Yellow / Yellow
Patent: Pending
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

A true color breakthrough. Buttery yellow blooms are lightly kissed with pink and orange appearing in mid-summer and continuing into September. The green glossy foliage of Abelia Sunny Anniversary™ provides a pleasing backdrop to the large fragrant flowers. Abelia are easy to grow, drought tolerant medium sized shrubs for the sunny garden or landscape.

Butterflies and hummingbirds will provide spectacular shows as they hover among the trumpet-shaped blooms. Another great plant from Minier Nursery. Viva la France!

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Fragrant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Good for Hedge

Abelia General Information:

Abelia are colorful, fragrant deciduous shrubs with loose upright-arching stems. Trumpet-shaped flowers adorn glossy foliage. Attracts butterflies.

Abelia Plant Care:

Abelia flower best in full sun. Easy growing, low-maintenance with limited pruning. If desired, begin pruning in its third growing season to maintain size and shape. Trimming or shaping should be done in late fall through very early spring before new growth begins. Abelia may also benefit from a hard shearing every couple of years to keep a neat appearance. Blooms on new growth.

$15.95 ea.
(3+) $15.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: ABSU