Wiegela florida 'Variegata'

Family: Caprifoliaceae


Plant type Shrub
Height 5 to 6 feet
Spread 5 to 6 feet
Habit Bushy
Foliage Deciduous
Growth rate Moderate
Interests Flowers, foliage
Uses Borders
Skill level Beginner
Maintenance Slight
Hardiness 6
Heat zone
Sun Full sun to part shade
Moisture Dry to moist
Soil type Slightly acid to slightly lime
Soil fertility Moderate
Water consumption Moderate
Site Sheltered to average
Flower colour Pink
Flower season Late spring to mid summer
Flower size Medium
Foliage colour White variegated
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Wiegela florida 'Variegata' is a deciduous shrub grown for its pink, funnel shaped flowers. Flowers are borne in late spring and early summer. The foliage is green with distinct white variegated edges turning pinkish in autumn.

Wiegelas grow in any well-drained garden soil preferring sun but tolerating light shade. Prune out some older stems to the base after flowering.

Task Calendar

SeasonDetails
Mid-summer Prune out some older stems to the ground

 

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