Abelia x grandiflora (Sunrise Glossy Abelia)
Abelia x grandiflora 'Sunrise' (Sunrise Abelia)
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Abelia x grandiflora 'Sunrise'

Sunrise Glossy Abelia

Plant Type: Shrub

Patent: PP 9698

A brightly colored plant that grows best in part shade.  Slow growth habit.

  • Ornamental, flowering shrub
  • Glossy variegated foliage
  • Long-blooming flowers

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#03 10-12" HT   Please Login for Ordering

Mature Height:

3-5 ft

Mature Spread:

3-4 ft

Zone:

6-9

Additional Information About Abelia x grandiflora 'Sunrise':

It was slected at Taylor's Nursery by Pat McCracken and Jose Martinez.

Sunrise was patented in 1998 with all proceeds going to benefit JCRA.

Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Does best if planted high in bark or in good topsoil.

Best coloring is in part shade.

Prune for neatness in the winter.

Abelia x grandiflora 'Sunrise' Characteristics & Attributes:

Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Humming-birds
Deer Resistant
Sun
Part Sun
Spring
Well-Drained
Dry Soil
Average Water
Evergreen
Great Foliage
Low Maintenance
Salt Tolerant
Fragrant
Drought Tolerant
Mass Planting
Summer Bloomer
Landscape Characteristics
Fragrance
Flowers
Foliage Color
Specialty Use
Butterfly Garden
Classification by Use
Mass Planting
Color Impact
Foundation Planting
Drought Tolerant
Habit
Upright
Compact
Mounding
Foliage
Evergreen
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Summer
Spring
Winter
Growth Rate
Slow
Foliage Color
Yellow
White
Green
Attributes
Border or Bed
Specimen
Focal Point
Spring Bloomer
Great Companion Plants for Abelia x grandiflora 'Sunrise'
Rose Creek Glossy Abelia Rose Creek Glossy Abelia (Abelia x grandiflora 'Rose Creek')
Suitable Alternatives for Abelia x grandiflora 'Sunrise'
Kaleidoscope Glossy Abelia Kaleidoscope Glossy Abelia (Abelia x grandiflora 'Kaleidoscope')
Radiance Abelia Radiance Abelia (Abelia x grandiflora 'Radiance')