Weigela

Location: Malott Hall and Military Science Building, Chancellor's Residence 
Approximate blooming period: spring - summer

Old-fashioned Weigela, Weigela florida

Origin: Japan 
Habitat: Hardy to USDA Zone 5 
Height and Form: Deciduous shrub, up to 9 feet tall by 12 feet wide 
Foliage and Bark: Leaves are medium green, bark is gray brown
Flowers, Fruit and Seeds: the flowers are white, slighty pinkish to deep, rose-pink, small, in clusters, each has yellow in the throat, funnelform to bell-shaped
Culture: full sun, well-drained soil preferred, very adaptable
Cultivars/Varieties: dozens are avaiable


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