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Weigela ‘Bristol Ruby’

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Strong growing , long lived popular deciduous shrub, a stalwart of the shrubbery and mixed border, thriving in sun in any fertile soil Ruby red flowers May-July. H&S 4ft x 3ft (after 5 years)
Strong growing, long lived deciduous shrub. Ruby red flowers May – July.

Weigela ‘Bristol Ruby’ | Devon, EX17
Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres
£4.50

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Common names

Weigela

Description

Weigela ‘Bristol Ruby’ (Weigela). This variety is an upright hybrid it is grown for the profusion of crimson flowers from late spring to the early summer. It will grow to 1.8m tall with slender arching branches and dark green oval leaves.

Cultivation

They are fully to frost hardy, they will prefer full sun or light shade in moist, fertile, well-drained soil. To maintain vigour, prune out a few older branches to ground level, after flowering each year. Straggly, old plants may be pruned hard in spring (though this will lose one season's flowers).

Interest and use

Spring/Autumn interest.

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Weigela ‘Bristol Ruby’ | Devon, EX17 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -35°C)
  • SoilClay, Fertile, Chalky
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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