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Midnight Wine® Weigela

Weigela florida 'Elvera' ; CPBR #2643

Pronunciation: wy-GEE-la FLOR-ih-duh
SKU #01331
5-8

Good to grow! 6

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OVERVIEW
Description From the breeder of Wine & Roses comes a new dwarf Midnight Wine. Ideal for the front of the border or for edging the perennial bed. This tidy mound of dark burgundy-purple leaves on thornless stems can be used as an accent plant or a dramatic mass planting.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Summer
Mature Size 10 to 12 inches tall, up to 24 inches wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Compact Form
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Showy Flowers
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container
Design Ideas Use in shrub borders, grouping, masses, as a specimen or in containers (plant in ground in spring). Very nice along walkways or other narrow sites.
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Color Burgundy
CARE
Care Prefers well-drained soils but is extremely adaptable to other soil types. Pruning is best done immediately after flowering; little pruning is needed. Fertilize in early spring with a slow release fertilizer specialized for trees & shrubs. This is a slow growing plant and may need a year in the landscape before it grows noticeably.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.