Plants: Abelia Confetti® 'Conti' - glossy abelia

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Abelia Confetti® 'Conti' - glossy abelia

Abelia Confetti® can be the true dwarf jewel, for instance, in the evergreen group of your front yard. It has 2-3 cm long, pointed, glossy, semi-evergreen, variegated leaves with white margins and green centres. It blooms from July until October with pale pink, funnel-shaped, tiny flowers.

This variety is dwarf and tends to spread. In mild winters the foliage persist until spring which makes your garden look quite picturesque in those cold months. Abelia flowers on new wood so trimming it in the spring will do it good and encourage new and denser growth. Soil adaptable.
Milan Havlis, Specializované zahradnictví
Chlumec 23, 382 32 Velešín, Czech republic
www.havlis.cz
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