Hinton Ampner Garden




Forsythia viridissima 'Bronxensis'

Dwarf Forsythia

Location:

The Terrace Border.

Description:

A small shrub (1m x 1m) with attractive bright yellow flowers that are produced in early spring on a low growing compact plant. The bright green foliage turns a bronze-purple in the Autumn.

Site and Care:

Will grow in any type of soil in full sun or partial shade. It requires only pruning for shape and can be used for groundcover. Propagation is by half-ripe side shoot cuttings in summer, hardwood cuttings in Winter or seed. Cuttings root easily.