Abelia x grandiflora 'Kaleidoscope' P.P.# 16,988Item #2834 USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9
Bright, golden yellow variegation on medium green leaves along with brilliant red stems create a striking kaleidoscope of color. A low, compact selection for patio containers or massing as a groundcover. Evergreen.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:a-BE-lia gran-di-FLO-raPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenSunset climate zones:4 - 24, 28 - 35Growth habit:CompactGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Reaches 2 to 2 1/2 ft. tall, 3 to 3 1/2 ft. wide.Foliage color:VariegatedBlooms:Summer through fallFlower color:WhitePatent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a neat appearance, shear annually to shape.Pruning time: winter.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.