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Forsythia x intermedia 'Spectabilis'

More About Forsythia x intermedia 'Spectabilis'

  • Golden-yellow flowers appear before the leaves
  • Green leaves turn to a dull purple in the fall
  • Upright, rounded, vase-shaped
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5b

Height:

200-250 cm

Spread:

200-250 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Showy 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 x intermedia 'Spectabilis' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring
Spring

Habit

Vase-shape
Upright
Multi-stem/Clump form

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Hedge
Specimen

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