Abelia x grandiflora ‘Radiance’

(Radiance Abelia )

By May 31, 2019
Abelia grandiflora 'Radiance'

About Abelia x grandiflora ‘Radiance’ PP#21,929

Known for its dramatic foliage, the Abelia x grandiflora ‘Radiance’ PP#21,929 boasts small variegated green leaves. As a moderate grower Abelia x grandiflora ‘Radiance’ PP#21,929, or Radiance Abelia, has a rounded growth habit with an average landscape size of 3-4 feet tall by 3-4 feet wide. You can expect little white fragrant flowers to bloom summer though fall making it an exceptionally long blooming season from repeat flowering.

Care Instructions

This compact plant is considered a low maintenance plant but plan for light pruning during the Winter for neatness. Plant in acidic, well-drained soil and water regularly. After planting, water more often until the root system is established. You can plant the Radiance Abelia in full sun but it will show better coloration in part shade.

Planting Ideas 

A striking plant known for its color variation and compact size, Radiance Abelia can be mass planted or planted on its own in a container. To add different colors and textures to your landscape design consider grouping this plant in a landscape bed with Hemerocallis yellow, Loropetalum rubrum or Heuchera.

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Botanical Name: Abelia x grandiflora 'Radiance'

Common Name: Radiance Abelia

Average Landscape Size: 3-4' x 3-4'

Plant Type: Evergreen

Bloom Color: White

Foliage Color: Variegated Green

Forms: Bush

Sizes: 1 Gallon, 5 Gallon

Special Features: Dramatic Color, Low Maintenance, Shade Tolerant, Showy Spring Flowers, Good For Container Or Ground Planting, Easy Pruning,