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Kerria japonica 'Shannon'

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Kerria japonica 'Shannon' - Japanese Kerria

More About Kerria japonica 'Shannon'

  • Large, single, yellow flowers
  • Flowers continue sporadically through the summer
  • Bright green leaves and stems provide contrast all year
  • Suckers freely, producing a dense thicket
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

175-200 cm

Spread:

150-175 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Japanese Kerria Growing and Maintenance Tips

Kerria grows best in a slightly acidic, fertile soil with adequate moisture, and will tolerate full sun to full shade. Flowers may not be optimum in full sun. Some removal of suckers may be necessary to maintain size.


Kerria japonica 'Shannon' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Clumping
Spreading

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge