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Weigela Ghost - 8" Jumbo Pot (Shrub)
Weigela Ghost - 8" Jumbo Pot (Shrub)
Weigela Ghost - 8" Jumbo Pot (Shrub)
Weigela Ghost - 8" Jumbo Pot (Shrub)
Weigela Ghost - 8" Jumbo Pot (Shrub)
Weigela Ghost - 8" Jumbo Pot (Shrub)

Weigela Ghost - 8" Jumbo Pot (Shrub)


Common Name: Weigela
Genus: Weigela
Species: florida
Cultivar: Carlton
Patent: PP20,025
Trademark: GHOST®
Brand: Proven Winners® ColorChoice® Shrubs

Container Size: 8" Jumbo Pot

Plant Type: Shrub
Shrub Type: Deciduous
Height Category: Tall
Garden Height: 48 - 60 Inches
Spacing: 48 - 60 Inches
Spread: 36 - 48 Inches
Flower Colors: Red
Flower Shade: Red
Foliage Colors: Green, Yellow
Foliage Shade: Chartreuse
Habit: Upright
Container Role: Thriller

Plant Needs
Light Requirement: Sun
Maintenance Category: Easy
Blooms On: Old Wood
Bloom Time: Early Spring through Late Spring
Hardiness Zones: 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b     
Water Category: Average

Chartreuse foliage transforms to iridescent buttercream in late summer. Spring flowers often rebloom. Deer resistant.

Top reasons to grow:
- Foliage Interest
- Resists: Deer


Uses Notes: Shrub borders, grouping, masses, specimen plants, and containers.

Maintenance Notes
Prefers well-drained soils but fairly adaptable to other soil types. It is best to prune immediately after flowering. Will flower sporadically on current season's growth. Medium moisture. Fertilize in early spring by applying a slow release fertilizer specialized for trees and shrubs. Follow the label for the recommended rate of application.

A cool weigela with dark red-pink flowers in spring and remarkable foliage that magically turns to a ghostly, iridescent butter yellow as the summer progresses. Provides seasons of color. Sporadically reblooms during the summer into fall. Lightly pruning will encourage repeat flowering.