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Weigela florida

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Pot Size
8 litres

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Common names

Purple weigela


Weigela florida (Purple weigela). This species produces profuse, funnel-trumpet shaped flowers in rose-pink, which cover the branches in mid spring and mid summer. They are easy to grow and trouble-free, and may flower for a second time in the autumn when their foliage has turned to bronze.


They are fully to frost hardy, they will prefer full sun or light shade in moist, fertile, well-drained soil.

Interest and use

Hedging, specimen, ornamental

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Weigela florida | Louth, Lincs, LN11 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Heavy, Well drained, Light, Medium
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterMoist

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