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Forsythia

Botanical Name
Forsythia x
Min Zone
4
Height
Up to 12 feet
Width
Up to 12 feet
Flowers
Early spring: yellow on old wood
Light
Full sun (best flowering)
Soil
Adaptable
Planting & Care
  • Transplants easily
  • Occasional rejuvenation prune
  • Moderately salt tolerant
Problems
None serious
Varieties
  • Meadowlark - most cold hardy, bright yellow flowers hardy to -35°
  • Northern Gold - golden yellow flowers hardy to -30°
  • Northern Sun - clear yellow flowers hardy to -30°
  • Sunrise - bright yellow flowers hardy to -20°

 

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