Abelia x grandiflora
USDA Zone 6 (-10°F) to USDA Zone 9 (20°F).
3-5' (1-1.5 m)
1-2 times per week
Protect from winter winds
Lovely, fragrant, pale pink flowers attract butterflies and glossy foliage provides fall color. Place this deciduous shrub in a sheltered area of the landscape, using it for textural effect as an accent or in hedges. Prune in late winter or early spring, removing crossing branches to encourage a strong framework.