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Weigela florida 'Purpurea'

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Photo Courtesy of Fernridge Landscaping

Photo Courtesy of Fernridge Landscaping

More About Weigela florida 'Purpurea'

  • Funnel-shaped, pink flowers in the spring
  • Flowers continue sporadically through summer and flush again in the fall
  • Dull, purplish-green leaves
  • Rounded habit
  • Bloom Time: Spring and sporadically in the summer and fall

Zone:

4

Height:

100-125 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm

Colour:

Pink
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Purple Weigela Growing and Maintenance Tips

Weigela tolerates most soils and needs full sun for best flower production. Pruning can be done anytime, however, to promote better flower production, prune in early spring and remove spent flowers in the summer.


Weigela florida 'Purpurea' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring
Summer
Rebloomer
Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Rounded

Foliage Color

Purple

Landscape uses

Foundation planting