Java Red Weigela
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - Spreading, dense, rounded shrub with coarse branches that eventually arch to the groundMature Height - 3-4' highMature Width - 4-5' wideLongevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Carmine red buds open to deep pink flowersFruit - Capsule of no ornamental value; seeds unwinged to slightly wingedLeaf - Deep green with a purplish red overcastFall Color - None of consequenceBark - Other Features - Possible Use - Best used on the shrub border, for grouping or massingSeason 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 5-8 (9)Native Habitat - Diseases and Insects - None seriousStrength - Pollution tolerantWeakness - Appears forlorn in winterPlants of this taxon:
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 x.