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Forsythia suspensa

Forsythia suspensa - Weeping Forsythia

More About Forsythia suspensa

  • Golden-yellow flowers appear before the leaves
  • Green leaves turn to a dull burgundy in the fall
  • Less upright, and an arching, mounding shape
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

150-175 cm

Spread:

175-200 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Weeping Forsythia Growing and Maintenance Tips

Forsythia tolerate a wide variety of soil types and are grow best in sunny locations. Any pruning should be done soon after flowering to ensure next season's show.


Forsythia suspensa Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color
Juglan Tolerant

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Mounding
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

 Suitable Substitutions for Forsythia suspensa