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Forsythia 'Meadowlark'
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Plant Type: Deciduous Shrubs

A shrub with superior flower-bud hardiness and showy, bright yellow spring flowers, its flower buds are hardy to – 35 degrees F. It will perform best in full sun. The bright yellow flowers appear early spring before foliage emerges. Growth habit is semi-arching. Pest free. Tolerates a wide range of soil types.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Benefits from being pruned back during the summer (after it flowers).

Flower Color

Yellow

Foliage Color

Dark green

Plant Spread

6-10'

Good Companions

Plant Height

8-10'

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3-8

Soil Moisture

not picky


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Bloom Time

Early spring.

Critter Resistance

Exposure

full to part sun

Growth Rate

Fast

Seasonal Interests

Early spring.