By Christina Timm
Plant of the Week: My Monet Dwarf Weigela
The My Monet Dwarf Weigela is great for borders or mass plantings. This shrub maintains a compact shape only getting about 1 and a half feet tall. It offers variegated foliage with shades of green, hints of pink, and a creamy edge. Be sure to look for soft pink blooms late spring and into summer. If pruning is desired, it is best that you wait until after the shrub has flowered. This shrub is great for low maintained gardens requiring little care.
Light: Sun or part shade 5 hours of sun is recommended
Size: 1-1.5’ tall and 1.5-2 wide
Zone: 4-6 Hardy to -30 degrees
Special Features: Attracts Butterflies and hummingbirds.