SPILLED WINE® Weigela

Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun Height: 2-3' Width/Spread: 2-3'

This is a compact form of Wine & RosesĀ® weigela with a more spreading habit. It has dark red, wavy leaves and hot pink-magenta flowers. It often grows wider than it is tall, making it a good fit for foundation plantings and Mass plantings.


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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 ā€“ 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 'Bokraspiwi' PP#23,781, CBR#4655

Zone

4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Flower Color

Pink

Foliage Color

Purple

Height

2-3'

Width/Spread

2-3'

Exposure

Full Sun, Part Sun

Soil

Moist

Season of Interest

Late Spring

Uses

Borders, Containers, Mass Planting

Features

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

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