Plant of the Week: Kaleidoscope Abelia

Abelia ‘Kaleidoscope’: Shrub

Hardiness Zones: 6-9
Exposure: Partial to Full Sun — better if protected from hot evening sun
Average Size: 2.5′ tall and 3′ wide

Foliage: Bright variegation on small leaves that fade from medium green, to yellow, to red new growth
Bloom: Small white summer to fall bloom.

Resistant to: Deer, Disease

Care: Low maintenance. Light trim in spring for tidy, compact look. Remove any winter die-back.

Benefits:
Great for pollinators and birds
Year round color

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