Spilled Wine® Weigela

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Fantastic Low Shrub Spilled Wine® Weigela

  • Colorful Accent
  • Dark Purple Foliage
  • Bright, Hot Pink Magenta Flowers
  • Low, Spreading Habit
  • Versatile in Many Garden Applications
  • Attracts Butterflies and Hummingbirds
  • Deer Do Not Prefer This Plant

Does your landscape need a little "pick-me-up?" With wavy, rich red-purple leaves, Spilled Wine Weigela (Weigela florida 'Bokraspiwi' USPP 23,781) would be happy to serve you.

It's lavishly covered in hot, magenta pink, trumpet-shaped blooms all spring long. These tubular flowers are perfect for hummingbirds! They love zipping up for a quick sip of nectar.

The brilliant blossoms absolutely "pop" against the vibrant leaves.

As summer heats up, the foliage only becomes more vivid and intense, turning an eggplant purple in late summer. This foliage doesn't fade, and you'll enjoy the luscious deep foliage all season.

This deciduous shrub also has a really useful growth habit. After all, a smaller plant that grows wider than it is tall can be used throughout the landscape. Use them throughout your landscape to pull the whole design together.

Plant them in the ground, or use them in containers on your patio or pool deck. Either way, you get a fabulous presentation. And they are so easy to care for!

This smart, deer-resistant shrub is a dependable high-performer. It's long-blooming and one of those plants that you can't take your eyes off of, even when it's not in bloom.Order the head-turning Spilled Wine Weigela from Nature Hills today!

How to Use Spilled Wine® Weigela in the Landscape

This Proven Winners® selection brightens up your landscape in many ways. Use it as a colorful foundation plant, even under windows.

Weave it along the edge of your mixed shrub borders for a spectacular display. You can also repeat it as a beautiful backdrop behind perennials.

Blanket a wide, open area in full sun with a colorful mass planting of this charming, low spreading shrub. For a faster fill, plant them 18 to 24 inches apart on center. Measure from the center of one to the center of the next.

Mulch between plants in new mass plantings. Be sure to keep them weed-free as the shrubs grow together and touch.

Commercial landscapes can add them with confidence. You'll get all eyes on your property, and a low maintenance option,as well!

Of course, you can also enjoy Spilled Wine Weigela as a dramatic "Thriller" by itself in a container. They can be styled in so many ways, from rustic to ultra-modern.

If your container is large enough, try several as "Filler" around the edges surrounding a taller Wine & Roses Weigela "Thriller." The entire Wine series of Weigelas work together beautifully.

#ProPlantTips for Care

This pretty shrub may look high-maintenance, but it's actually quite easy to grow. Plant in full sun for the best color.

It prefers well-drained soils. Use a container, or raised planting bed if you have poorly drained, or wet soils.

Provide a moderate amount of water on a regular basis. Mulch underneath, but give at least 6 inches of distance to the stems.

Once it's done flowering, you can prune your Spilled Wine Weigela to your preferred shape. Fertilize it with slow-release fertilizer in early spring. Follow the label for application rates.

You'll become an aficionado of these marvelous little shrubs. Don't miss your chance! Order Spilled Wine for your landscape this season.

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 19.99
20 - 49.99 21.99
50 - 69.99 24.99
70 - 99.99 29.99
100 - 129.99 34.99
130 - 149.99 41.99
150 - 150+ Approx 27%

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Spilled Wine® Weigela Is Suited to Grow in Zones 4-8
Growing Zones 4-8
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Weigela florida 'Bokraspiwi'
Mature Height 2 - 3 feet
Mature Spread 3 - 4 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well-Drained
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Deciduous
Foliage Color Burgundy / Purple
Pollinator Friendly Yes
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