‘Radiance’ Abelia

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Abelia x grandiflora ‘Radiance’ PP#21,929
USDA Hardiness Zones: 6a to 9b
‘Radiance’ abelia has silvery green, variegated foliage, bright red stems, and a compact habit. In the spring, it has bright green new growth with creamy white margins. By the summer the leaves have turned medium green with pure white edges. In late summer, ‘Radiance’ puts on a show of small, fragrant flowers that attract butterflies. Cold weather causes the foliage to blush around the edges. It’s deer-, drought-, and disease-resistant.
Plants exhibit best foliage color when planted in full sun.
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Woody Ornamentals - Flowering Shrubs - Evergreen - Broadleaf
Growth Size:   Medium Shrub - 2 to 3 feet tall, 3 to 5 feet wide
Growth Habit:   Mounding - Dense - Dwarf
Features:   Excellent Foliage Color, Year Round Color and Interest, Sun Loving, Winter Interest
Deer Resistant, Disease Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Pest Resistant, Heat Tolerant
Attracts:   Hummingbirds, Butterflies, Bees, Pollinators
Garden Ideas:   
Perfect for foundation plantings, mixed borders, or containers, ’Radiance’ Abelia will make a show stopping addition to your landscape.
Cottage, White-Moonlit-Night, Contemporary
Flower features:    Fragrant, Long Flowering, Profuse flowering
Clusters of fragrant white, trumpet-shaped flowers that bloom in summer through fall
Foliage type and color:    Semi-Evergreen, Variegated
Creamy white leaf margins
Landscape Uses:    Beds, Foundation, Grouping, Hedges, Hillside
Accent, Border, Container, Mass Planting, Specimen
‘Radiance’ Abelia is a Low maintenance plant
Growth Size:   Medium Shrub - 2 to 3 feet tall, 3 to 5 feet wide
Growth Rate:   Medium
Spacing:   3-4 ft apart
Exposure:   Full Sun to Partial Shade
Watering:   Average   Evenly Moist   Waterwise
Soil Types:   Acidic   Well-Drained   Enriched with organic matter
General Plant Care:    Care for your shrubs includes monitoring for pests and diseases, periodically checking soil moisture, and providing fertilizer as needed. In general, plants that have sufficient water and the correct amount of fertilizer tend to not have as many pest and disease problems. Water new plants weekly during the growing season in the first year, and as needed after that.
General Planting Tips:    Choose a site suited to your plant's light, soil, and space needs. Dig a hole twice as wide but no deeper than the container. Remove plant from container and loosen roots slightly. Place the plant in the hole. If using slow-release (coated) fertilizer, you may add it according to package directions at this time. Add soil back to the hole, ensuring the top of the soil from the container is even with the surrounding soil. Water well, and add more soil if needed. Add 2-3 inches of mulch around plant, taking care to keep away from stem or trunk. See our FAQ page for more details on Mulching.
General Fertilizing Tips:    Once in spring with a slow-release fertilizer recommended for this plant (shrub, tree) at a rate according to package directions.
General Pruning suggestions:    If needed, prune in late winter or early spring to maintain size and shape. Do not remove more than 1/4 of the plant at any one time. It is best to selectively cut branches back to a natural fork in the branch. Shrubs look best when allowed to maintain their natural growth habit - avoid shearing into tight balls or squares.
USDA Hardiness Zones: 6a to 9b

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