A classy, elegant compact performer that really stands out in the garden. The pure white, funnel-shaped blooms contrast beautifully with the dark purple, almost black, foliage. Fragrant blooms attract butterflies all summer long! Weigela x 'Velda' PPAF
Winter CareIt is best to apply a winter mulch if planted in an area exposed to freezing and thawing temperatures that may cause the plant to heave from the ground.
Flower FormPerfectly funnel-shaped blooms
Foliage TypeAlmost black ovate foliage
Soil RequirementVery adaptable to most soils, but does prefer well-drained soil.
PruningPruning is not necessary, but can be done immediately after the spring bloom is done. Pruning is not necessary, but if shaping is desired, it may be done immediately after the spring blooms are finished.