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Weigela florida

Common Name(s):

  • Weigela
Description

Weigela florida is native to North China, Korea and Japan.  It is a dense, rounded, deciduous shrub. Branching is somewhat coarse, and branches on mature shrubs tend to arch toward the ground. Funnel-shaped, rose pink flowers (each to 1.25” long) bloom profusely in spring, with a sparse and scattered repeat bloom often occurring in mid to late summer.  Air pollution and clay soil tolerant.  Showy flowers.  This plant is slightly salt tolerant.

Wildlife Value:  This plant is attractive to hummingbirds. 

Insects, Diseases, and Other Plant Problems: It may be damaged by deer.

Cultivars:
  • 'Folliis Purpurels'
Tags:
#hummingbirds#showy flowers#deciduous#wildlife plant#showy#nectar plant#salt tolerant#air pollution#clay#cpp#deer resistant
Cultivars:
  • 'Folliis Purpurels'
Tags:
#hummingbirds#showy flowers#deciduous#wildlife plant#showy#nectar plant#salt tolerant#air pollution#clay#cpp#deer resistant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Weigela
    Species:
    florida
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Pink
    White
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Attracts:
    Hummingbirds
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer
    Salt