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Japanese Garden Plants
This is where to find details on plants. We don't have a lot of images, but we'll be providing articles and details as we are able. If you have materials to contribute or gaps to fill in, please let us know.

Japanese Name:Tsukubane-utsugi 
English Name:Japanese Abelia 
Latin Name:Abelia grandiflora 
Family: 
Sub Type: 
Native Habitat:Japan, south of Hokkaido 
Light:partly shaded 
Soil: 
Flower Color:yellowish-white 
Bloom Time:May 
Width: 
Height:up to 1.5 meters 
Uses: 
Last Updated:8/5/2002 
Details:Deciduous shrub growing up to 1.5 meters with oblog leaves and yellowish-white flowers. Grows in partly shaded, moist sites. This plant is not usually used in the garden, but can be used in the shade of a tree.

Kitamura, Fumio and Ishizu Yurio. Garden Plants in Japan. Tokyo: Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai, 1963, p. 214.

 




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