SNIPPET® Dark Pink Weigela

Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Height: 1-2' Width/Spread: 1-2'

Snippet® Dark Pink weigela is a hardy dwarf selection from the Czech Republic with richer, dark pink flower color than ‘Pink Poppet’ or ‘Minuet’. It reblooms quite nicely and can be cycle-pruned to deliver a flowering crop to retail through the garden season.


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Light: It gets the best foliage color and highest bloom count in full sun.

Soil: Adaptable to most soils, except those that stay wet.

Water: Average water needs.

Fertilizing: Nothing special required. If desired, you may apply a granular fertilizer formulated for woody plants in late winter/early spring when the soil is workable.

Pruning: Rejuvenation pruning every 3 to 5 years is recommended – this is the process of removing 1/3 of the thickest branches all the way to the ground. Maintains its habit naturally, no need to prune to shape.

Other: Makes a great cut flower or foliage filler for arrangements.

Botanical Name

Weigela florida 'VUKOZLyra' PP#30,265

Zone

4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Flower Color

Pink

Foliage Color

Green

Height

1-2'

Width/Spread

1-2'

Exposure

Full Sun

Soil

Moist

Season of Interest

Spring; Summer to Fall

Uses

Borders, Containers, Mass Planting

Features

Alkaline soil, Attracts pollinators, Clay soil, Compact, Deer resistant, Long blooming

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