Abelia ‘Margarita’

('Margarita' Abelia)


$29.99


Hardiness Zones:

 6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

Aka ‘Twist of Orange.’  A medium sized variegated variety with bright yellow leaf margins and long blooming white trumpet shaped flowers summer through fall.  Semi-evergreen.  Easily grown in well drained soils, drought and heat tolerant.  Best in full sun.  Attracts butterflies.  Matures around 4′ high and wide.  Good to use in a mass planting, border, or informal hedge.

Description

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Best flowering in full sun. Prefers moist, organically rich soils which drain well. Evergreen in the South. Blooms on new wood, so prune as needed (e.g., thin to the ground up to 1/3 of old stems and any stems lost to winter) in late winter to early spring.

Additional information

Common Name

'Margarita' Abelia

Botanical Name

Abelia x grandiflora 'Margarita'

Blooming Period

Summer

Container/Amount

3 gallon

Deer Resistant

Yes

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

Flower Color

white

Light Requirements

sun to part shade

Soil Condition

well drained

Plant Category

Shrub

Height

3 ft.

Width

4 ft.

Hardiness Zone

6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Fragrance

Yes

Foliage Color

green/yellow

Growth Rate

moderate

Water Needs

Low

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