Abelia (Abelia spp.)
Abelia is a semi-evergreen shrub that gets 3-6ft tall and wide and once established they are drought tolerant. This plant makes an awesome foundation plant, hedge or in a mixed border. This woody shrub bears small, white to pink tubular flowers that attract butterflies, bees and occasionally a hummingbird. Their leaves are small/medium and elongated; that come in assorted shades of green and variegated styles.