When does weigela start to leaf out?
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You should already be seeing signs of leaf growth, but if it has been a little colder than usual then it may take a little longer. Break the tip of one of the branches, just a few inches from the tip. If it is brittle, then keep cutting until you reach living tissue. Removing any dead growth will usually give it a kickstart.
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