Weigela florida 'Red Prince'

Red Prince Old Fashioned Weigela

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Spreading, dense, rounded shrub with coarse branches that eventually arch to the ground
Mature Height - 5-6' high
Mature Width - 9-12' wide
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Good red flower that does not fade, recurrent flowering in late summer
Fruit - Capsule of no ornamental value; seeds unwinged to slightly winged
Leaf - Nondescript medium green
Fall Color - None of consequence
Bark -
Other Features -
Possible Use - Best used on the shrub border, for grouping or massing
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Transplant bare root or from container into full sun. Dieback often occurs and pruning after flowering is necessary Zone (4a) 5-8
Native Habitat -
Diseases and Insects - None serious
Strength - Pollution tolerant
Weakness - Appears forlorn in winter

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 101
Bed 155

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Weigela.
- Other plants of the family Diervillaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Weigela.
- Other plants of the species Weigela florida.