Very Fine Wine® Weigela florida
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
Top reasons to grow Very Fine Wine™ in your garden:
- Fantastic cold hardiness, less prone to tip dieback.
- Darker foliage, full season interest.
- Heavy bloomer.Foliage InterestResists:Deer
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:24 - 30 InchesSpacing:24 - 30 InchesSpread:24 - 30 InchesFlower Colors:PinkFlower Shade:PinkFoliage Colors:BlackFoliage Colors:PurpleFoliage Shade:Black/PurpleHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBlooms On:Old WoodBloom Time:SpringHardiness Zones:4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8bWater Category:AverageUses:ContainerUses:GroundcoverUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
Good in shrub borders, groupings, masses, as a specimen, and great in containers (plant in ground in fall.)Maintenance Notes:
Prefers well-drained soil, extremely adaptable to other soil conditions.
If you wish to prune, it is best to do so immediately after flowering. Fertilize in early spring by applying slow release fertilizer specialized for trees and shrubs, follow the label for the recommended rate of application.Very Fine Wine® Weigela florida 'SMNWFDFPD' USPPAF, Can PBRAF