MUCHO GUSTO™ Abelia

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Features

Characteristics

Plant Needs

With elegant variegated foliage and an easy care habit, Mucho Gusto abelia will quickly become a favorite. It has a strong root system, which helps support its continuous summer-long show. Tiny white, fluted flowers attract butterflies and bees with nectar and attract humans with lovely fragrance.

Characteristics

Plant Type:

Shrub

Height Category:

Medium

Garden Height:

24 - 42 Inches

Spacing:

36 - 60 Inches

Spread:

36 - 60 Inches

Foliage Colors:

Green, Multicolored, White

Flower Colors:

White

Foliage Shade:

Variegated Green and White

Habit:

Mounded

Container Role:

Thriller

Attracts:

Bees, Butterflies

Uses Notes: 

Adds fragrance to any place it is planted.

Plant Needs

Light Requirement:

Part Sun to Sun, Sun

Maintenance Category:

Easy

Bloom Time:

Summer

Hardiness Zones:

6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Water Category:

Average, Needs Good Drainage

Soil Fertility Requirement:

Average Soil

Uses:

Border Plant, Container, Cut Flower, Landscape, Mass Planting

Light Requirement:

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Maintenance Notes: 

Prune to shape in early spring, just as the new growth is beginning to emerge. In cold areas, if there has been winter damage, apply a granular fertilizer formulated for woody plants. 

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