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florida

Classification

Order: Dipsacales
   Family: Caprifoliaceae
            Genus: Weigela
                        Specie: florida

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

Cultivation: Moist, fertile, well-drained soil

Features: Oblong leaves have felty undersides; dark pink to white flowers spring?summer

Uses: Shrub borders Woodland gardens Spring gardens

Zones: 5?10

Description: A native of the Far East, this shrub reaches a height of 10 ft (3 m) in the wild, but in cultivation often is no more than 8 ft (2.4 m) in height and spread. Its oblong leaves have pointed tips with toothed margins and felty undersides. Its funnel-shaped

Growth Habit: Multi-stemmed habit

Comments: Many 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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