Area of origin: Central Asia, China, Japan Korea.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 3m (9,8'), width up to 2m (6,6').
Soil Type: All. Avoid that which is too wet.
Hardiness: Hardy to -18°C.
Exposure: Semi-shade to full sun.
Properties and uses:
This shrub flowers from May to September. The little flowers are a magnificent carmine red colour which look fantastic against the foliage. Weigelias can be planted alone, in a group or within a mixed hedge or bed.
List of Weigelias:
• Weigelia, 'Black and White®', compact, small shrub with a purple-brown foliage and a white blossom in May
• Weigelia, Brigela®, variegated green and yellow foliage, abundant red blossom from May through to September
• Weigelia, variegated pink, abundant blossom from June through to September, bell shaped pink flowers, variegated green and off white foliage
• All the Weigelias