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Botanical name: Abelia x grandiflora 'Edward Goucher'
Other names: Abelia 'Edward Goucher'
Variety or cultivar: 'Edward Goucher' _ 'Edward Goucher' is a graceful arching evergreen shrub with oval bright green leaves which are bronze when young and lilac-pink flowers from mid summer to autumn.
Abelia x grandiflora 'Edward Goucher' is: Evergreen
Flower: Pale-pink, White in Summer; White, Pale-pink in Autumn
Foliage: Bright-green in Summer
Stem: Red, Brown, Green in Summer
Fragrance: Perfumed flowers
Pests: Genrally trouble free
Diseases: Generally trouble fre
Pruning: Abelias regularly produce new growth from low down and thus benefit from moderate replacement pruning. Spring prune by removing dead or damaged growth. After flowering, cut back up to one in four flowered stems to strong new shoots or to the ground.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Semi-ripe cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Abelia x grandiflora 'Edward Goucher' (Abelia 'Edward Goucher') will reach a height of 1.8m and a spread of 2.5m after 5-10 years.
Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Containers, Wallside and trellises
Cultivation: Plant in autumn or spring in well-drained soil, in a position protected from cold winds. Best to plant against a wall or in a full bed where neighboring shrubs provide shelter.
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|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
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