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Weigela florida Magical Rainbow

Magic by name and by nature! Red branches hold beautiful green and yellow variegated foliage that doesn’t suffer in the summer heat but flushes pink red. The tidy mounded shrub is smothered by trumpet shaped pink flower in May and June, attracting butterflies. Not fussy on soil conditions, prefers sun but can tolerate part shade. Height & spread 90-120cm (36-48”). Fully hardy perennial.
Flower Colour

Bees and Butterflies, Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest, Ideal for Beginners

Hardy Perennial


April onwards

Flowering Time

Sun or Partial Shade

90-120cm (36-48)

90-120cm (36-48)



Not fussy on soil conditions


Prefers sun, but can tolerate part shade




Mar-April and Aug-Sept.

Additional Information

Attractive to bees and butterflies. Once established responds well to hard pruning. To propagate sow seedsin a cold frame in autumn, but may not grow true. Alternatively root greenwood cuttings in summer. Fully hardy perennial

Delivery Date: 01 Dec 2017 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.

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Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
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