Description: Easy and beautiful shrub with arching branches, 3-5' tall and 4-6' wide, forming a rounded mound. Leaves sparkle with golden edges, glowing in cold temperatures with orange and red tones evergreen in warmer climates semi-evergreen elsewhere. White bell flowers, summer and fall. Attracts hummingbirds.
Common Name: Sunrise Abelia
Scientific Name: Abelia grandiflora 'Sunrise'
Type: Perennial, Shrub
Exposure: Full - Partial Sun
Size: 3-5' height, 4-6' spread
Bloom Color: White
Bloom Period: Summer - Fall
Foliage Color: - glossy green leaves with bright golden margins; matures to creamy yellow; fall color ranges from yellow, orange to red
Landscape Use: Accent, Border , Entryway, Erosion, Foundation, Pond, Groundcover, Hedges, Landscape Beds, Planting, Outdoor Living Areas, Garden, Shrub, Small Groups, Woodland Border
Growth Rate: Moderate
Zone: 5 - 9
Companion Plants: Dwarf Burning Bush, Crimson Pygmy Barberry, Compact Holly, Carissa Holly, Boxwood, Salvia, Ornamental Grasses