Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Once established, seldom needs watering. In hot or dry climates, supplemental watering is required.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Reaches 2 to 4 ft. tall, up to 3 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Dramatic Foliage Color
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Summer
Botanical Pronunciation:wy-GEE-la FLOR-id-uh
Plant type:Shrub
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Reaches 2 to 4 ft. tall, up to 3 ft. wide.
Foliage color:Purple
Blooms:Summer
Flower color:Pink
Flower attributesShowy Flowers
Garden styleCottage
Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Design IdeasGood in shrub borders, groupings, masses, as a specimen, and great in containers (plant in ground in fall.) Wonderful when used with annuals.
Care Information
Prefers well-drained soil, extremely adaptable to other soil conditions. It is best to prune immediately after flowering. Fertilize in early spring by applying slow release fertilizer specialized for trees and shrubs.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Once established, seldom needs watering. In hot or dry climates, supplemental watering is required.