Position: Full sun or partial shade.
Soil: Well drained, fertile soil. Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Pink Cloud' will grow well in chalky soils.
Flowering Period: May - June.
Flower Colour: Pink
Rate of Growth: Moderate or vigorous.
Habit: Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Pink Cloud' grows to be a medium sized, rounded shrub (can be pruned to shape if required)
Height: up to 2.5 - 3 m (8 - 10 ft)
Spread: 3 m (10 ft)
Notes: Old, woody stems should be pruned back after flowering to encourage new growth and improve the amount of flowers produced in the following year. A specimen of Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Pink Cloud', planted in the woodland garden surrounding our nursery had reached a height of 3 m and a spread of 2.5 m after 10 years.