Weigela florida ‘Bristol Ruby’

Bristol Ruby Weigela

Weigela is a great favourite with hummingbirds when it blooms in June. ‘Bristol Ruby’ is a mass of trumpet-shaped ruby-red flowers and a show-stopper in the early summer garden. Weigela is also drought-tolerant and needs full sun to bloom well. This shrub benefits from hard pruning every two or three years.

Height: Up to 6 feet

Sun Requirements: Requires full sun

Water Requirements: Normal to dry conditions

Flowers: Ruby red flowers April to June

Attracts: Butterflies and hummingbirds

Special Tolerances: Drought tolerant