Abelia mosanensis

Hardy Abelia (Korean Abelia, Fragrant Abelia)

Categories: Shrubs

A rounded, multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub with loose upright-arching stems that typically grows to 4-6' tall and as wide. It is native to Korea.

More About Abelia mosanensis

  • native to Korea
  • excellent small flowering shrub

Pink buds open to extremely fragrant, tubular, pinkish-white flowers which bloom in spring. Flowers are attractive to butterflies. Glossy green foliage turns orange-red in fall.

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4-6 ft


3-5 ft

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Abelia mosanensis Characteristics


  • Fragrant
  • Screening/Hedge
  • Mass Plant
  • Specimen

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant


  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Does best in full sun

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds
  • Songbirds
  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Spring

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average

Fall Color

  • Orange

Flower Color

  • Light Pink


  • Rounded
  • Mounding