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Weigela ‘Dark Horse’
Weigela florida ‘Dark Horse’
Weigela florida ‘Dark Horse’ has very dark foliage, a compact form, and deep pink flowers. The foliage color is sun and heat tolerant. ‘Dark Horse’ is a superior dark foliaged Weigela. Final height is half the size of ‘Wine and Roses’.
The flower color is very attractive against the purple foliage. Use ‘Dark Horse’ as an accent plant or hedge.
Origin: United Kingdom
Description / Plant Notes:
- USDA Zone 4 (-30°F or -34°C)
- Tight rounded habit 2.5′ x 3′
- Glossy, dark purple foliage
- Spring and Fall promotional opportunities
Patent Status: USPP #14,381