Abelias in Our Winter

chescobob(z6b SEPA)June 25, 2005

I bought 2 Abelia 'Edward Goucher' and 6 Abelia 'Rose Creek' and planted them this Spring.

They are supposed to be semi-evergreen. In our Winters, will the Abelias keep any foliage or will they be Winter sticks? I'm in SW Chester County. Thanks.

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mwoods

I'm up here in Bucks and they are sticks but oh so glorious in the spring.

    Bookmark   June 25, 2005 at 5:44PM
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dbjc(z6PA)

I'm also in Chester County. My abelias lose all their leaves late in the winter.

    Bookmark   June 25, 2005 at 7:42PM
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chescobob(z6b SEPA)

Oh well, stick plants. I have them in the side and back yards supporting a terrace that I had built to eliminate a hill. Its probably better that they are sticks. They are placed in one of my primary wind-tunnels.

    Bookmark   June 26, 2005 at 8:22AM
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