Growth Rate This shrub grows at a medium rate, with height increases of 13–24" per year. Their arching branches produce light-pink flowers in June in a zone-5 landscape. Up to 5 ft. tall and wide. Zones 4-8 As a member of the Caprifoliaceae family, it is closely related to plant genera such as Triosteum (Horse gentian), Leycesteria (Flowering Nutmeg), Lonicera (Honeysuckle), and Symphoricarpos (Snowberry). The Variegated Weigela has charming pink trumpet shaped flowers that smother these 4-6 foot plants in late spring to early summer and again in fall. Leaves 2412 inches long. Sonic Bloom ® weigela are the strongest rebloomers ever seen in weigela. Spring blooming, variegated dwarf Weigela florida 'Variegata Nana' maintains compact habit making it a good choice for small gardens. Blooms smell … Performs beautifully in urban environments with minimal care. Growing Conditions Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Tree Type Mature Size The old fashioned weigela grows to a height of 6–9' and a spread of 9–12' at maturity. It is prized for its spring and summer flowers, whose fragrance resembles that of honeysuckle. Quantity. As the first dwarf variegated Weigela to be introduced, its tight habit and colorful foliage make it very versatile. Height- 3′ Spread- 3′ Light- Full sun. It was formerly classified along-side Valeriana, and Viburnum. Even before the first flowers appear rainbow sensation will brighten your garden with its attractive variegated foliage; dense clusters of soft pink flowers bloom profusely in may. Hardiness Zones The old fashioned weigela can be expected to grow in Hardiness Zones 5–9. Weigela florida is native to North China, Korea and Japan. The genus name Weigela honors Christian Ehrenfried Weigel (1748-1831), German professor at the University of Geifswald. Sizes range from 6 to 9 feet high and 9 to 12 feet wide to dwarf forms only 2 to 3 feet high. 3 (-40 to -30 F) 4 (-30 to -20 F) 5 (-20 to -10 F) 6 (-10 to 0 F) 7 (0 to 10 F) 8 (10 to 20 F) 9 (20 to 30 F) + See All. In colder zones it should be grown in a sheltered, sunny spot to bloom well, but its stems are normally hardy, with little or no winter damage. 1 Gal. 4 Reviews Ask Questions. Most of the Weigela is hardy in zones 4 to 8. Plant in containers, along borders or pathways, or massed groupings. Weigela puts on a show of red or pink blooms in the early summer and fades into the background as the seasons change. Pink blooms appear in summer. Branching is somewhat coarse, and branches on mature shrubs tend to arch toward the ground. Plant Weigela in a full sun area for the greatest show of springtime blooms from the growing Weigela. Hardiness Zone. Pruning weigelas helps keep them looking healthy and beautiful. This plant is hardy in zones 4 - 6 Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. Many of the newer cultivars are smaller in stature but if you have space, 'Variegata' is still highly recommended. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it … Weigela Florida grows to 10 feet in height and 10 feet across and around, so leave that much room when planting the small shrub from a 2-gallon pot. Yellow and green variegated foliage turn red … Weigela is a spreading plant that requires pruning after a couple of years. Product Details; Botanical Name: Weigela florida 'Variegata' Common Name: Variegated Weigela: Family: Caprifoliaceae : Foliage Type: Deciduous: Mature Height: 3 - 5 ft. Details- Variegated Dwarf Weigela produces light to dark pink flowers in the spring. Soft pink flowers bloom profusely in may. Variegated Dwarf Weigela Weigela Florida ‘Variegata Nana’ Plant Details. Zone- 3-6. The blooms continue all summer long, enhanced greatly by the distinctive green and white foliage. Attract hummingbirds and butterflies to your yard. Plants favor well-drained soil and partial shade to full sun. It starts out great in the spring, has a few blooms, then loses all the bottom leaves. • Used in high-end neighborhoods to boost curb appeal. Growing 4-6 ft. tall with a 5 ft. spread, Pink Splash Weigela is easy to fit into the landscape—and it provides months of eye-catching color. Brighten your garden with this showy, flowering shrub. Weigela is a genus of about 12 species of deciduous shrubs from East Asia. Variegated Weigela (4) $15.99 We offer a number of unique varieties, each featuring beautiful blooms and leaves on an attractive form that will add interest to your landscape. Flower Color- Rosey pink. See more ideas about plants, shrubs, garden shrubs. Weigela is a deciduous shrub that produces flowers in the spring and early summer. It is a dense, rounded, deciduous shrub that typically grows to 6-10’ tall and may spread over time to as much as 12’ wide. This dwarf masterpiece is a sport of Weigela florida 'Tango'. The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. The blooms continue all summer long, enhanced greatly by the distinctive green and white foliage. Partial to full sun. Emerging in spring, narrowly ovate, sage green leaves line the gracefully arching branches. The following three selections grow about 6 feet high and wide: 'Bristol Snowflake', white flowers opening from pinkish buds; 'Java Red', red-tinted foliage, red buds opening to deep pink flowers; 'Pink Princess', lilac-pink flowers. Item #135755, 4" Pot. I've had it for three years and it hasn't performed well at all. Each spring, they blossom and are blanketed by small flowers in a range of pink hues. 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