Name the plant

skhaireApril 28, 2014

Hi, I have this plant around crepe myrtle and looks like a filler to me, the one behind the daylily. I would like to use this as a filler in some other spot in my garden . But I dont know what this plant is nor do I know if it would grow from a cutting.
Anyone know what this plant is?

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Abelia ?

    Bookmark   April 28, 2014 at 12:25PM
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It does not flower.

    Bookmark   April 28, 2014 at 12:27PM
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saltcedar(Sunset zn 30/usda 8b)

Still an Abelia.

    Bookmark   April 28, 2014 at 12:50PM
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floral_uk z.8/9 SW UK

It's been chopped down, hence no flowers and very short. It's easy from cuttings.

    Bookmark   April 28, 2014 at 1:09PM
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Dave in NoVA • 7a • Northern VA

Yup, either it's been chopped or not enough light to flower.

Almost looks like Abelia 'Kaleidoscope'.

    Bookmark   April 28, 2014 at 1:43PM
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Embothrium(USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA)

If you took this recently it is liable to be too early in the year for flowers from Abelia X grandiflora. At least that would be the case here, where the typical season is July to October or later.

The suggested cultivar has become the dominant variegated one at outlets here. However, usually a large portion of its leaves are green-and-yellow, not just all yellow or solid yellowish green.

    Bookmark   April 28, 2014 at 3:19PM
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