Forsythia suspensa var. sieboldii
- Common Name(s):
- Weeping forsythia
Drought tolerant; stems that touch the ground form roots. These plants are occasionally damaged by deer.
Play Value: Wildlife Enhancement
- 8-10 ft.
- Alternate, simple, dark green leaves
- Golden yellow flowers in early spring; not as vivid a display as other forsythias
- 5 to 8
- Sun to partial shade; prefers loose soil but will tolerate adverse conditions
- Upright, arching; fountain-like shrub; slender, long-trailing, pendulous stems
- 10-15 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1560