Forsythia viridissima
GREEN STEM FORSYTHIA
Oleaceae

 
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Plant type: deciduous shrub

Hardiness zones: 5-9b

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: heavy frost
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

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Pruning: Remove one third of the oldest stems to their base after flowering.

 
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Forsythia viridissima
GREEN STEM FORSYTHIA
Oleaceae

 

  Plant type: deciduous shrub

Hardiness zones: 5-9b

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: heavy frost
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

FEATURES

Flowers: mildly fragrant flowers in yellow

Flowering Time: early spring to mid spring


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits oriental designs

Uses: border, informal hedge, informal screen, espalier

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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