How and when should I prune wiegala bushes? Mine grow very tall. I couldn't find the answer to this question although the site says it was answered, and to scroll down to see it. I did, but all I saw was my question. I must be doing something wrong. I checked my email for an answer but there was nothing there except a "thank you for answering a question. . . " Where should I look for the answer?
This article should help with that: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/weigela/pruning-weigela.htm
I have 3 too close together and want to transpant the outside two. Should I prune them back and hope for the best?
Now is a good time for transplanting. This article will help with preventing too much shock when moving: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/learn-how-to-avoid-and-repair-transplant-shock-in-plants.htm
We live in Ohio and had a very mild winter
The mild winter may have messed up the plant's normal cycle. I would give it a bit longer. Giving it a dose of fbalanced ertilizer may help. You may want to check the stems to see that they are still green beneath the bark. This article will help with that: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/how-to-tell-if-a-plant-is-dead-and-how-to-recover-an-almost-dead-plant.htm
Pruning usually takes place following blooms in late spring. Here is more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/weigela/pruning-weigela.htm
My weigela used to flower like no one's buisiness, but for the last two years plenty of foliage and zero flowers. Always pruned after flowering with great results. Is it time for the shredder to come out?
It may need pruning. This article should help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/weigela/pruning-weigela.htm
Adding phosphorus to the soil, like bone meal, can also help encourage additional flowering.
What growing conditions (i. e. earth, fertilizer, water, etc. ) for weigela bush? Plant is 4 yrs old and is not flowing very well. Looks very sad.
This article should help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/weigela/growing-weigela.htm
My wegelia is very long and gangly. Because of the drought, the bottom is dead but the top has come back with leaves. Should I go ahead and trim it to the ground now or wait until spring? Most of the bottom is dead and the top has a few leaves. Bobbette
This article should help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/weigela/pruning-weigela.htm
My weigela bushes are really looking stressed by the 100 degree plus temperatures. I am wondering about pruning them now even though they bloomed in May. Would it stress them even more? The majority of the leaves are dead looking, though some at the back of the bushes look fairly well.
It should be ok to lightly trim off any of the dead looking foliage. For additional help with pruning these shrubs, take a look at this article: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/weigela/pruning-weigela.htm