Francis Mason is Glossy Abelia. This evergreen or semi-evergreen sprawling shrub with arching stems and fine-textured foliage reaches 120 ncm tall and wide. It will bloom during Spring – Fall. It prefers moist with a soil that is drought tolerant. The yellow-green foliage develops a nice gold or bronze color that tends to stand out among other plants in the landscape. Clusters of small, white (tinged pink) tubular flowers are attractive to butterflies.