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Weigela florida ‘Evita’

For sale by Bluebell Nursery

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A dense and spreading deciduous shrub, Weigela florida 'Evita' has masses of funnel-shaped, bright carmine-red flowers in spring or early summer. These flowers are very colourful and stand out well against the dark green leaves.

Weigela florida 'Evita' is a attractive, flowering plant, generally giving its best display in a sunny position.

Supplied Size: 3L containers (30 - 40 cm tall)

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Weigela florida  ‘Evita’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Weigela florida  ‘Evita’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Pot SizeTotal Price
3 litres

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Grower Notes

Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
Hardiness: Hardy
Flowering Period: April - May.
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Weigela florida 'Evita' grows to be a spreading, small to medium sized shrub.
Height: up to 1.5 m (5 ft)
Spread: 1.5 m (5 ft)

Plant Finder: about Weigela florida ‘Evita’


Weigela florida ‘Evita’. This is a low-growing Weigela which produces abundant cymes of deep crimson flowers with white stamens, against dark green ovate leaves.


This plant can tolerate atmospheric pollution and coastal conditions. Can withstand hard pruning.

Interest and use

Grown for its showy flowers, which are attractive to bees.

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Weigela florida  ‘Evita’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH6.0 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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