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Abelia x grandiflora 'Golden Glossy' PP13285 Plant propagation prohibited


Buy Gold Dust Abelia online. Gold Dust Abelia features bright gold and green leaves in spring that fade to solid green in summer. White flowers bloom in late spring and intermittently throughout the season until fall.


2-3 Feet


3-6 Feet

Hardiness Zone:


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Plant Characteristics

Plant Type
  • Flowering Shrub
Northern States Exposure
  • Full Sun
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Part Shade
Southern States Exposure
  • Dappled Shade
  • Full Sun
  • Part Shade
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Foliage Color
  • Cut Flowers
  • Fragrant Flowers
  • Spring Flowering
Growth Rate
  • Fast
Flower Color
  • White
Foliage Color (Spring)
  • Dark Yellow / Gold
  • Green
  • Multi / Variegated
Foliage Color (Summer)
  • Green
Foliage Color (Fall)
  • Green
Foliage Color (Winter)
  • Dark Green
  • Semi-Evergreen
  • Copper / Bronze
Soil Type Preference
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Soil Moisture Needs
  • Average
  • Well Drained
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Moist
Nature Attraction
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Bees / Honey Bees
Seasons of Interest
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Late Summer / Early Fall
  • Year Round
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer
Best Usages
  • Under Power Lines
  • Border Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Accent Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Mass Planting
  • Understory Planting
  • Rock Gardens
Best Characteristics
  • Foliage
  • Flower
Recommended Planting Time
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall
Propagation Method
  • Cutting

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Gold Dust Abelia is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

Abelia can be evergreen in warmer climates.