Canyon Creek Abelia is rounded, spreading, a deciduous or semievergreen multistemmed shrub that grows up to 3 to 5 feet tall and 5 to 6 feet wide. It has copper-tinged yellow foliage that matures to a yellow-green hue in the summer and bronze with a pink hue in fall. It produces clusters of small, nicely fragrant, and pinkish-white flowers summer to frost.
Scientific Name: Abelia x grandiflora ‘Canyon Creek’
Common Names: Canyon Creek Abelia
How to grow and maintain Canyon Creek Abelia:
It requires full sunlight to part shade. They need six to eight hours of sunlight to grow.
It grows well in rich, organic, moist but well-drained soil.
It prefers temperatures 10.8° F – 46.6° F at the coldest month and during the hottest month 34.1° F – 72.0° F.
Water your plant regularly during the growing season and always keep the soil evenly moist but never allow your plant to sit in water.
You can allow the top 1 inch of soil to dry out between each watering. During the winter months, water sparingly.
Feed monthly with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted by half
It can be easily propagated by softwood cuttings in early summer or semi-hardwood cuttings in late summer.
Pests and Diseases:
It has no serious pest and disease problems.