$27.95 – $49.95
Weigela has been a springtime garden favorite for generations. Upright arching branches absolutely drip with bell-shaped flowers in late spring. What makes Wine & Roses® Weigela florida ‘Alexandra’ USPP 10,772, Can 2,642 such a special selection is the contrast between the bright pink flowers and the deep burgundy foliage. The effect is very striking. Set the stage for Weigela ‘Wine & Roses’ ® by placing it near the chartreuse foliage of Japanese Anise and POW! You’ve created a stunning combination of contrasting colors. The good news is that butterflies and hummingbirds love Weigela but deer pass it by. Growing 4-5 feet tall and wide, it asks for sun and good drainage with average moisture requirements. The old-fashioned charm of Weigela fits into a mixed blooming shrub border or a cottage garden. Or, turn the tables and use a drift of ‘Wine & Roses’ ® and Switchgrass to create a breathtaking contemporary landscape.