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Order: Dipsacales
   Family: Caprifoliaceae
            Genus: Kolkwitzia
                        Specie: amabilis

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 12 ft (3.5 m)

Cultivation: Fertile well-drained soil

Features: Dark green leaves; pale to deep pink bell-shaped flowers spring?summer

Uses: Specimen plant Mixed shrubbery Tubs

Zones: 4-9

Description: This bushy deciduous shrub produces a profusion of long, upright or arching shoots up to 12 ft (3.5 m) tall. The leaves are broadly egg-shaped and tapered, with a rounded tip, in opposite pairs. It flowers from late spring to early summer with masses of b

Growth Habit: Upright branching habit

Comments: Some cultivars available

Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Duration: Perennial

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