Lynwood Gold Forsythia
COMMON NAME: Lynwood Gold Forsythia
BOTANICAL NAME: Forsythia intermedia ‘Lynwood’
CHARACTERISTICS AND USES:
The Lynwood Gold Forsythia has bright yellow flowers. Dense and vigorous grower makes this a great specimen shrub and hedge planting. Very resistant to powdery mildew and is drought resistant. Lynwood Gold Forsythia are prized for their color applications in early Spring. Very desirable with a wide range of uses.
HEIGHT: 6-8′ SPREAD: 10-15′
LANDSCAPE USES: Specimen shrub, accent shrub, flowering shrub, mass plantings, color gardens, container plantings, color themes, hedge planting, privacy screen, color screen
APPLICATIONS: Outdoor flowering shrub
EXPOSURE: Full sun to part shade
GROWTH RATE: Vigorous
FOLIAGE: Light green
BLOOM COLOR: Yellow
BLOOMING HABITS: Single
BLOOM TIME: Spring
FALL COLOR: Burgundy, red
SEASONAL INTEREST: Bright yellow flowers in early Spring.
PLANTING TIME: Spring and Fall are ideal times to plant your new Lynwood Gold Forsythia. We do not recommend planting your new Lynwood Gold Forsythia during the winter months.
FERTILIZER: Slow release
FERTILIZE: Spring and Fall
WATERING: Deep water during initial installation. Continue watering daily for the first month.
PRUNING: Lynwood Gold Forsythia do not need to be pruned but if desired, we recommend light pruning in the Spring.
DROUGHT TOLERANT: Very
RESISTANT: Disease and pest
GROWING ZONES: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9