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Abelia floribunda Mexican abelia
Mexico; 1 - 2m
Planting position: Full sun. Not suitable for subtropical regions.Areas with only moderate frost.
Requires regular watering all year, during dry spells.Well-draining, compost enriched soil.Light spring pruning.
Propagate from winter semi-hardwood cuttings.
This evergreen shrub produces red summer flowers on its older wood. The leaves are spectacular with purplish-brown colouring.