Forsythia ‘Arnold Dwarf’
Arnold Dwarf forsythia
Native to China and Korea. From late winter to early spring, these fountain-shaped shrubs’ bare branches are covered with 3/4–1 1/2-in. yellow flowers; budded branches can be forced for indoor bloom. During the rest of the growing season, medium green, rounded leaves with pointed tips blend well with other background shrubs. Use as a screen, espalier, or bank cover; or plant in a shrub border. Tolerate most soils. Prune after bloom by cutting to the ground a third of the branches that have flowered; also remove the oldest branches and weak or dead wood. In coldest-winter climates, flower buds may be destroyed by temperatures of 15° to 20°F/26° to 29°C.Forsythia ‘Arnold Dwarf’
This hybrid grows to 1 1/2–3 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide. Flowers are sparse and not especially attractive, but the plant is a useful, fast-growing groundcover for cold climates.
Grows to 6 ft. tall, 5 ft. wide, with silver-veined, dark-green leaves. Yellow flowers appear on purpl...
This hybrid grows to 1 1/2–3 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide. Flowers are sparse and not especially attract...
Native from central Europe to Siberia. To 1 1/2 ft. high, 1 ft. wide. Pale blue or white flowers ...