Category: Shrub - Deciduous
Zones: 5 to 8
Size: 3 to 5' tall, slightly less wide
Growth Rate: Moderate
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Fragrant white flowers in winter to spring, sometimes with a pink tinge to the buds. Does not tolerate wet conditions. Flowers on previous year's growth. Prune after blooming every 3 to 4 years for form. Foliage similar to Abelia. Well-drained soil.
Published in Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 33: 153 in 1919.
Native to Korea.
Introduced in 11924.
RHS First Class Certificate in 1944, Award of Merit in 1937.