Pink Weigelia 12-18"
Pink Weigela is a flowering shrub known for its stunning display of pink blooms in the spring and summer. It is a deciduous shrub that belongs to the honeysuckle family and is native to eastern Asia.
The scientific name of Pink Weigela is Weigela florida 'Pink.' It typically grows 6 to 10 feet tall and wide, with a thick, rounded shape. The leaves are ovate and have a deep green color.
The pink flowers of Pink Weigela are trumpet-shaped and grow in clusters at the end of the branches. They usually bloom in late spring to early summer and may rebloom in the fall. The blooms are fragrant and attract bees and butterflies.
Pink Weigela is a relatively low-maintenance shrub and can thrive in various soil types and light conditions. This shrub prefers well-drained soil and full sun to partial shade. It can be pruned after flowering to maintain its shape and promote new growth.
Choosing a Pink Weigela tree for your garden or landscape can have several advantages, including:
Beautiful blooms: One of the most significant advantages of Pink Weigela is its stunning pink blooms. The trumpet-shaped flowers appear in large clusters and can provide a striking visual display in your garden or landscape. The blossoms also attract pollinators like bees and butterflies, which can benefit other plants in your garden.
Low maintenance: Pink Weigela is a relatively low-maintenance shrub that can thrive in various soil types and light conditions. It is drought tolerant once established and generally doesn't require frequent watering. It can also be pruned after flowering to maintain shape and promote new growth.
Versatility: Pink Weigela can be grown as a shrub or trained into a tree shape, making it a versatile addition to any garden or landscape. It can also be used in various settings, including as a specimen plant, in mixed borders, or as a foundation planting.
Long blooming season: Pink Weigela typically blooms in late spring to early summer and may rebloom in the fall. This long blooming season can provide a continuous source of color and interest in your garden.
Disease resistant: Pink Weigela is generally resistant to diseases and pests, making it a low-maintenance choice for your garden or landscape. However, like all plants, it may occasionally be susceptible to specific issues, so monitoring it regularly and taking appropriate action if necessary is essential.
Pink Weigela is a beautiful, easy-to-grow tree that can provide year-round interest and add color and texture to your garden or landscape.
This tree is Non-Native.