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We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.
|Ships November through April|
Red Weigela Plants - Weigela florida is a Large Deciduous Shrub
Red Weigela is a deciduous shrub. Red Weigelia Shrub, one of a large family of shrubs native to East Asia, is prized for its intensely scarlet, trumpet-shaped blooms. The Red Weigelia Shrub flowers make the weigela an excellent shrub for attracting hummingbirds.
When the bushes are planted together, they make a uniquely beautiful hedge. Red Weigelia Shrub also lovely planted in groups or as part of a border. It should be planted in an area where it gets full sun for the best flowers and foliage, though it can stand a little bit of shade. Red Weigela shrub should have a medium amount of water, which for this plant means a deep and thorough watering once a week.
Red Weigela Plants provide a Fragrant Nectar that Attract Bees and Butterflies
Though the best land for this type Shrub is well-drained soil, it can tolerate soil that’s heavy and clayey. It is a moderately fast-growing shrub and does not need that much maintenance, though it needs to be protected from cold winds that blow in from the north. The shrub only needs to be fertilized once in early spring before the flowers bloom. The Red Weigelia Shrub should be pruned right after the flowers fade. It flowers appear from April to June. One of the attributes that make gardeners love this firey plant because its' flowers retain their fiery red throughout the season and do not fade. The 4 1/2 inch long leaves are oval in shape and medium green.
Red Weigelia Shrub
Shrubs make an incredible purchase for three reasons. The plants are not only boldly beautiful, but they stand strong during droughts and cold winters and offer the homeowner little maintenance requirements.
Even hummingbirds hover about Weigelia Shrubs attracted to the plant's fragrant nectar and the ample "buffet" these shrubs provide.
The bushes thrive best in USDA zones of 3-8 and grow well in moist, well-draining soil in a sunny spot. Watering Weigelia Shrubs is not necessary because established bushes need little water unless climate conditions have been especially hot and dry. The shrubs are also deer resistant.
They often paint a landscape with vivid hues and also look stunning when paired next to other botanical showstoppers like iris, peonies, and rhododendron. These beauties allow a property to come alive in spring because they all bloom at the same time.
It also remains one of the most popular flowering shrubs sold at nurseries. Even the dark foliage is attractive when the blooms have passed.