Specie: Diervilla sessilifolia
Planting Season: Deciduous
Height at Maturity: 5 ft (1.5 m)
Cultivation: Well-drained soil in sun or part-shade
Features: Yellow flowers in summer; attractive autumn color
Uses: Riverbank binder
Description: A native of southeastern USA, this species bears sulfur yellow flowers, generally in pairs, in summer. It grows to a height of about 5 ft (1.5 m) with an equal width. The leaves have reddish veins. This species also gives good autumn colors. ZONES 4?9.
Growth Habit: Spreading suckering habit