My Monet® Sunset Weigela

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A Proven Winners® ColorChoice® shrub with multi-color foliage and vivid blooms, the My Monet® Sunset Weigela (Weigela florida 'Sunset') is a charming little dwarf flowering shrub that provides colorful gold and green foliage that turns to red in the fall. This gorgeous little shrub offers multi-seasonal color!

This Weigela is a slow-growing plant that is usually grown mainly for its rich-colored foliage. My Monet® Sunset produces trumpet-shaped rosy, deep pink flowers throughout the summer! Swarms of pollinators and Hummingbirds will flock to these blooms, which are the perfect shape for nectar-feeding wildlife!

Cold-hardy and space-saving ornamentals throughout USDA growing zones 5 to 8, there is little that fazes this adaptable and dwarf shrub grows just 12- 18 feet tall and 18 - 24 inches wide, making up for its size with sheer color!

Planting and Application:

My Monet® Sunset will change the way you think about these colorful deciduous shrubs! This beauty can be used like a low mounding accent, colorful three-season rows or edging, as dramatic facer plants, and incredible when used en masse as a groundcover!

My Monet® is the perfect size for courtyards and small-space gardens, tucking into empty gaps in established landscapes, and adding bright pops of color in sunny postage-stamp gardens. Even containers and planters on your porch and patio, balcony gardens, and container gardeners! The uses are endless!

  • Deep Pink Trumpet-Shaped Flowers
  • Gold Foliage Turns Red in Autumn
  • Attracts Hummingbirds & Butterflies
  • Small & Space-Saving
  • Planters, Backdrops & Hedges, Specimen & Foundations!

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Weigela prefers full sun for the best flowering but can tolerate some light afternoon shade, especially for shrubs planted in the hotter of their favored growing zones. It's adaptive to a variety of soil types and even does well in urban settings! Weigela shrubs do best in average garden soils and enjoy moderate moisture levels. A generous layer of mulch helps retain soil moisture in the ground as well as insulates the root system from heat and chill. Weigela won't need much pruning after flowering or deadheading to trigger a rebloom. However, if you wish to give them some pruning, just be sure to do it right after that first spring flush of color. Weigela does benefit from a renewal pruning every few years, with the oldest stems removed that are not as productive to keep the shrub dense, loaded in blooms and lushly covered in foliage.

  • Most Blooms & Best Color in Full Sun & Partial Shade
  • Moderate Moisture Needs
  • Adaptive to Various Well-Drained Soils - Tolerates Urban Conditions
  • Easy Care & Low-Maintenance & Deer Resistant
  • Prune After Spring Bloom & No Deadheading Required

Gorgeous color, and easy care, the Proven Winners® ColorChoice® My Monet® Sunset Weigela will light up your landscape! Order your at Nature Hills today!

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the best place to plant Weigela?

The My Monet® Sunset Weigela is a flowering shrub that appreciates well-drained soil with moderate moisture access in full sun.

How big does the My Monet® Sunset Weigela grow?

The My Monet® Sunset Weigela can reach a rounded 1-2 feet in height and width in optimal growing conditions!

What month does Weigela bloom?

The My Monet® Sunset Weigela will bloom in the spring with a rebloom in the late summer through fall.

Are Weigela shrubs good for pollinators and hummingbirds?

Weigelas are vital pollinator-friendly shrubs and feed hummingbirds with nectar-rich trumpet-shaped blooms!

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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

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters 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
Size Volume
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
Size Volume
#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
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 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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0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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My Monet® Sunset Weigela Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-8
Growing Zones 5-8
More Information
Brand Proven Winners ColorChoice
Botanical Name Weigela florida 'Sunset'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 12 - 18 inches
Mature Spread 18 - 24 inches
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Widely Adaptable
Moisture Moderate
Growth Rate Medium, Slow
Flower Color Variegated
Foliage Variegated
Foliage Color Variegated Gold & Green
Fall Color Red
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time After Flowering
Fragrant Yes