Little Gold™ Abelia x grandiflora ‘LG01’
- Compact, golden foliage
- Excellent contrast plant
- Tidy, and forms a dense shrub or ground cover
Description: Little Gold™ Abelia contrasts well with green, red and blue foliage plants for endless design possibilites. This compact, tidy plant forms a dense shrub, or alternatively can be used as a ground cover when pruned once or twice a year. It has reasonable drought tolerance and is moderately frost tolerant.
Size: 60-70cm high x 80-90cm wide.
Planting Density: 1–3 plants per m², 2–3 plants per linear metre.
Uses: Specimen planting, hedge, pruned ground cover, mass planting or as a wide border plant.
Position: Full sun to part shade. Reasonable drought tolerance and moderate frost tolerance. Prefers free draining soils. If in heavy soils, plant in a raised garden bed.
Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). Prune annually if required to remove old foliage. More frequent light pruning will be required if it is being used as a hedging plant or ground cover.
Where it works: QLD, NSW, VIC, TAS, NT, SA & WA.
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This website gives general information for the states/regions in Australia. For local information on which plants work in your area contact your local grower. Local grower knowledge is vital, this website is no substitute.
Heights shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.