Bronze Anniversary® Abelia
Hardy Shrub with Lovely Foliage and Flowers
Bronze Anniversary Abelia is a deciduous shrub with ornamental foliage and elegant flowers. It would make a terrific shrub border or do well as a foundation planting in your landscape. These would also make colorful container plantings for your front porch or patio.
Your Bronze Anniversary Abelia is in the honeysuckle family, which its gracefully arching stems clearly demonstrate. It’s a lovely specimen, showcasing a variety of stellar attributes sure to bring you enjoyment from spring to fall.
The foliage of your Bronze Anniversary will provide a medley of colors for your yard, beginning in spring with its bronze/orange cast that matures to a golden lime color. With the advent of autumn, your Abelia’s foliage gives a final blast of color with its darker, purplish hues.
As if the colorful foliage wasn’t enough, you’ll marvel at the ¾-inch bell-shaped flowers that pop up along your Bronze Anniversary’s elegant stems. Each is a delicate pink-tinted white masterpiece.
The flowers appear in clusters in the spring, continue sporadically right through summer and into fall. They are delightfully fragrant, another asset in this already impressive ornamental shrub.
Bronze Anniversary Abelia will generally grow 4 feet high with an equal spread. It’s a hardy little shrub with no significant pest or disease issues. Even your deer will leave it alone. It’s quite simply a delightful shrub with a lot to offer.
* Colorful foliage
* Lovely flowers
|Botanical Name||Abelia grandiflora 'Rika1' USPP 20,568|
|Mature Height||36-48 inches|
|Mature Spread||36-48 inches|
|Soil Type||Well Drained|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Sun|