Abelia 'Edward Goucher' is a hybrid between Abelia x grandiflora and Abelia shumannii.

Zones: 6 - 9
Height: 3' - 5'
Width: 3' - 5'
Light: Full sun to part shade
Water: medium
Evergreen in zones 8-9; deciduous in zones 6-7
Prune to the ground up to 1/3rd of old stems.
(Blooms on new wood, so prune accordingly.)

Blooms from May to September:

June 6, 2009:August 28, 2009:

The bloom: