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Weigela florida 'Foliis Purpureis'
Desert Fan Palm 

Weigela florida 'Foliis Purpureis'
Common name

Desert Fan Palm

Group

Shrubs

Family

Caprifoliaceae

Description

A spreading shrub with bronze-green leaves. Funnel-shaped; dark pink flowers; pale pink to white in the throat from late spring to early summer. Max Height 1m. Max Spread 1.5m. Flowers May to June. Full sun/partial shade. Hardy. Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser.

Characteristics

Growth habit
Spreading
Fragrance
No
Hardiness
Hardy
Toxicity
Skin irritant

Size

Growth speed
Fast
Ultimate height
1m
Ultimate spread
1.5m

Colour

Flowers
Pink in May; June
Foliage
Bronze; Green - Deciduous
Fruit
Purple in September
 

Growing your plants

Aspect
Full sun/partial shade Shelter from cold drying winds
Soil
Most types
Moisture
Well drained
Propagation
Seed; Division
Usage
Border
Planting
Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser

Caring for your plants

Pruning
Winter; Only prune if required to keep shape
Maintenance
Pot on every 3 to 5 years
Care
Keep moist in first year
Pests & diseases
Red spider mite; Scale; Mealy bugs

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Regular New 2 litre 40-60 cm --- £3.25 £ 61