My Monet® Weigela
Months of Color in a Compact Shrub - Makes a Great Low Hedge
My Monet Weigela, Weigela florida 'Verweig', is a deciduous shrub prized for its colorful flowers and foliage. It would be perfect for planting in front of your taller foundation shrubs, as a low hedge or ground cover for your sunny areas. My Monet is even adaptable to container planting so you can enjoy a couple on your patio or sun porch.
My Monet is the first hardy dwarf Weigela variety ever introduced, and it has proven to be a winner!
Who wouldn’t love the colors and variegation of a classic Monet in their landscape? My Monet Weigela will give you just that!
In the spring your shrub will be peppered with blooms that are the color of raspberry sherbet. They are larger and more numerous than other varieties, and depending upon sunlight exposure, the leaf margins can vary from vanilla-cream (shade) to coral-pink (full sun). What a delicious mix of colors all in the same plant! Your butterflies, bees and hummingbirds will certainly come in for a taste.
Your My Monet Weigela has a compact, rounded shape. Because of its tight habit and colorful foliage, you will find that this plant is very versatile.
My Monet Weigela is also surprisingly drought tolerant, so forget about hauling water to it during periods of low rain. It will do just fine.
My Monet Weigela is a wonderful addition to your yard for season-long color…and you won’t have to worry about replanting next spring. This little shrub comes back year after year!
* Green Leaves Edged in White
* Edges Turn Pink in Sun
* Pink Funnel Shaped Flowers
* Attracts Butterflies & Hummingbirds
* Deer Resistant
|Botanical Name||Weigela florida 'Verweig'|
|Foliage||Variegated Green, Cream and Pink|
|Mature Height||12 - 18 inches|
|Mature Spread||12 - 18 inches|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Sun|
|Flower Color||Purple, Pink|
|Fruiting Time||3 - 5 years|