Tree & Shrub Club:Ornamental Deciduous Shrubs: Weigela
Here are some other interesting cultivars of Weigela florida (Weigela) to consider:
Weigela florida: Weigela
Wine and Roses Weigela. Dark burgundy-purple leaves and hot pink-rose coloured flowers. Disease resistant.
Fine Wine Weigela. A medium sized purple-leafed Weigela.
Carnival Weigela (tricolour). Unusual flowers of dark pink, light pink and white in contrast with a dark green leaf. Showy!
Centennial Weigela. A robust shrub with red flowers to the tips of branches. A cold-hardy form.
Midnight Wine Dwarf Weigela. A marvelous low-mounding, dwarf version. Burgundy-purple foliage and deep pink flowers.
Magical Rainbow Variegated Weigela. Green & yellow leaves with a red edge.
Minuet Weigela (dark ruby red). A dwarf cultivar with green foliage that is tinged purple. Flowers freely, slightly fragrant.
‘My Monet Sunset’
My Monet Sunset Weigela. This new dwarf weigela has very attractive gold foliage and nice red fall color. Grown primarily for its colorful foliage, it will occasionally produce soft, rosy pink flowers. Add it to the front of beds and borders fo multi-season color.
Polka Weigela. Attractive clear, pink flowers with yellow inner throat. Profuse bloomer. Dark green leaves.
Red Prince Weigela. Upright grower when young, arching at maturity. Plant unique for red flower retention as it ages.
Spilled Wine Weigela. This variety is wider than it is taller. Its dark, black-purple foliage will not fad to green like some older varieties.
Variegated Weigela. Pale yellow-green variegated foliage with pink flowers that fade to white.
Victoria Weigela. A more intense version of 'purpurea' with darker foliage and the flowers have a deeper colour.
White Knight Weigela. Extremely long blooming. Light pink buds open to pure white, continuing to bloom all summer.