Weigela hortensis

A deciduous shrub with greyish brown fissured bark.

Leaves are opposite, ovate, acuminate at the apex, serrulate with glandular teeth.

Pink to red flowers open on new shoots in May to June.

This tree is very common in the cool temperate zone of the Japan Sea side.

It is planted for garden trees.

Distribution ; Hokkaido, Honshu


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