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WEIGELA florida 'Foliis Purpureis'

Commonly known as Purple weigela

A lower growing variety with a compact habit and purple flushed leaves. Pink flowers
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£14.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £12.00 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2021
  • Deciduous - oval, tapered leaves to 10cm (4in)
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height - 1m (39in)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - compact bush with arching shoots.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - leaf and bud eelworms, honey fungus
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Purple -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 2
    Suitable for: Deciduous shrubs and trees that flower in Spring or early Summer on previous year's growth, including plants that produce new growth at or near ground level.
    Pruning: Prune flowered shoots to strong buds. Cut back approximately 1/4 of old shoots to the base to promote replacement growth.
    When: Annually, after flowering.

    RHS groups 2 & 3
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
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  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
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1m (39in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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