Shrub identity Plant ID Weigela


Is this a hydrangea by any chance? Faces southwest at front of house in Toronto east area. Thank you.

I am a TBG member.


Thank you for contacting Toronto Master Gardeners.  The shrub in the photograph is a weigela ‘Florida Variegata’.  Weigela ‘Florida Variegata’ is a small deciduous shrub with pink funnel flowers and green leaves edged in creamy white. They prefer sun or partial shade and tolerate a range of soil types.  The article  Weigela shrub care and growing tips  by Chris Briggs in Horticulture Magazine gives helpful information about these lovely shrubs.

June 9, 2021