Wiegala? Dying?

Wiegala? Dying?

Hi all, I'm hoping someone can help me with this poor shrub. First, what is it? My Internet image searches have led me to think it's a wiegala. Second, when we bought the house six years ago, the shrub was beautiful. It bloomed every year, sometimes twice a year. Every branch was full and alive. Suddenly this year it's filled with dead branches. What gives? I hope it's not truly dying. The only different thing I did was put mulch around it last summer. I bought an "eco mulch." It's described as: "a natural product that has been made from double ground and composted brush and yard trimmings. Decorative, easy to spread and very beneficial for both soil and plants." I thought it made sense: recycled stuff. What is this? Nothing but sticks!
Veggies!

Veggies!

This community is so reassuring to us new gardeners

This community is so reassuring to us new gardeners

Plant ID Help

Plant ID Help

i just moved into my new dorm/apartment room

i just moved into my new dorm/apartment room

a “squeee!!!l look at my garden” post

a “squeee!!!l look at my garden” post

Some flowers growing in our backyard

Some flowers growing in our backyard