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
Buying Options for Plants
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
- Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
- Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.
Nature Hills Container Size by Volume
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.655 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|3.5" Container||Equal to||.67 dry quart / .74 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Equal to||.87 dry quart / .96 dry liter in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|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||Pink to Purple|
|Fruiting Time||3 - 5 years|