Weigela is a reliable flowering shrub in many popular varieties, producing a mass of flowers right accross the shrub.

Flowering in May – June, it produces flowers on last years growths, so any pruning needs to be done immediately after flowering to allow for the growth of next years flowering buds.

The popular variegated variety, Weigela florida ‘Variegata’ with its white/green variegated leaf and soft pink flowers.

… and Weigela florida ‘Foliis Purpureis’, with a slightly dwarfing habit and pink flowers.