Abelia 'Kaleidoscope' Abelia × grandiflora 'Kaleidoscope' (PBR) (v)

abelia 'Kaleidoscope'


'Kaleidoscope' is a dwarf, variegated shrub that bears pink-tinted, white, fragrant flowers in summer and autumn. The foliage colours of yellow and green deepen as the season progresses taking on a orange and red hue in autumn. Will prove semi-evergreen, rather than evergreen, in colder spots

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      abelia 'Kaleidoscope'

    • Common names

      Abelia 'Kaleidoscope', Abelia × grandiflora 'Rdl'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.5-1 metres

    • Spread

      1-1.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun

  • scissorsPruning

    group 8. May need hard pruning ( group 6 ) every 3 to 4 years

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Wall-side Borders Low Maintenance City & Courtyard Gardens

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by softwood cuttings in early summer or semi-hardwood cuttings in late summer for home use

  • insectPests

    Generally pest free

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally disease free