Weigela Towers of Flowers Cherry-201

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Weigela x hybrida = ‘WG16-04’

Weigela x hybrida TOWERS OF FLOWERS® Cherry = ‘WG16-04’ is a upright flowering shrub. Boosting large cherry-red flowers, blooming in clusters along the entire stem, not just the terminal shoots -truly a tower of flowers! The full bloom season lasts 3-4 weeks during late spring with partial blooms occurring throughout the summer. Weigela TOWER OF FLOWERS® Cherry is a quick-growing shrub reaching a 2 gal in 6-12 months from a 21 cell liner. Foliage color is a strong medium-green with bronzing on new growth. Excellent as an informal screen for vertical living. Also, great for small yards and color in the landscape.

Description / Plant Notes:

  • USDA Zones 6 (-10°F or -23°C)
  • Narrow, upright columnar habit
  • Large cherry-red flowers blooming in clusters on the entire stem, not just terminal shoots
  • Excellent landscaping plant
PK Sheet
USDA Zone: 6
Height: 36 to 48-inches
91 to 122-centimeters
Spread: 24 to 36-inches
61 to 91-centimeters
Seasons: Late Spring, Summer
Flower Colors: Red
Foliage Colors: Green
Light Levels: Full-Sun
Growth Habit: Upright-erect
Usage: Borders, Containers, Gardens, Hedging, Landscapes, Mass landscape planting, Privacy screen
Patent Status: PP 31,915
Origin: United Kingdom

Grower Culture

Media: Well-draining media
Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
1-gallon: 12 to 20-weeks with 1 ppp
3-gallon: 26 to 52-weeks with 1 ppp
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
Diascia TOWERS OF FLOWERS® Cherry Blossom
Diascia TOWERS OF FLOWERS® Apricot
Diascia TOWERS OF FLOWERS® Dark Pink
Diascia TOWERS OF FLOWERS® Light Pink
Weigela TOWERS OF FLOWERS® Apple Blossom
Fuchsia TOWERS OF FLOWERS® Skyrocket