Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (1) Download

Family Name:Caprifoliaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Abelia sp. - Determined By: M. S. Frank
Locality:USA. Florida. Alachua Co.: Garden of Dr. E. L. "Roy" Hunt, 2743 SW 4th Place, Gainesville.
Description:Cv. 'Canyon Creek', which is an open-pollinated hybrid seedling of Abelia chinensis R.Br. (other parent unknown) from Michael Dirr's Breeding program at the University of Georgia, released in 2002. Shrub 4 ft. tall with arching branches; flowers with a mild sweet fragrance, the sepals pale pink, persistent and becoming pale green after anthesis, the corolla pinkish white. 
Habitat:Residential landscape.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:M. S. Frank 1330
Date:25 Aug 2016
Accession No:302359

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