• slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide

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°

 

Related Content

Upcoming Appearances


Feb. 24, 2021
Low Maintenance Gardening
Webinar


Feb. 25, 2021
Planning Your Rain Garden
Webinar


Feb. 27, 2021
Creating a Private Garden Space
Webinar


March 3, 2021
Summer Blooming Bulbs
Webinar


Register today! Plus, watch Melinda's past webinars ON DEMAND
for a limited time.

Learn More

Book an Appearance

Learn More

Win The Great Courses' Container Gardening Tips & Techniques DVD set

ENTER NOW