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Forsythia

Forsythia intermedia 'Week-end'

Also known as

Border goldenbells

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3m

Max

2m

75cm

Min

1m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Forsythia Overview

This species is spreading and deciduous. It is grown for its display of yellow blooms in late winter to early spring. The leaves are dark green and lance-shaped. If left un-pruned it can grow to a height of 10-12ft.

How to propagate Forsythia

Cuttings

You can propagate by softwood or greenwood cuttings in the summer. Hardwood cuttings in the autumn or winter.

Special features of Forsythia

Hedge plant

Other uses of Forsythia

Banks, hedging, specimen, border, ornamental