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Abelia 'Hopleys'

Linnaea × grandiflora 'Hopleys'

Also known as

Abelia × Grandiflora 'Hopleys'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1.5m

1m

Min

1m

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

Abelia 'Hopleys' Overview

Linnaea × grandiflora 'Hopleys' is a hybrid plant cultivar created from a cross between the species L. chinensis and L. uniflora, all of which have been reclassified. Historically they were included in the genus Abelia and this name is still commonly used. They are cultivated for their attractive foliage and profusion of flowers. This semi-evergreen cultivar is known for its stable variegated foliage, it is a compact and semi-evergreen shrub. The leaves are bright green with pale yellow edges that fade to a white in spring. In the autumn the leaves turn pink and slightly scented, lilac-white flowers grow in clusters.

Special features of Abelia 'Hopleys'

Attractive flowers

Attractive leaves

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