• Overview
    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
  • Detail
    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
    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.