Area of origin: Central Asia, China, Japan Korea.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 2.5m (8,2'), width up to 2m (6,6').
Soil Type: All. Avoid that which is too wet.
Hardiness: Hardy to -15°C.
Exposure: Semi-shade to full sun.
Properties and uses:
This shrub produces beautiful shaded pink flowers from June to September. The little flowers are magnificent especially against the background of the variegated foliage. Weigelias are planted alone, in groups 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, Bristol Ruby, little flowers with a magnificent carmine red colour which look fantastic against the foliage
• All the Weigelias