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Order: Scrophulariales
   Family: Oleaceae
            Genus: Forsythia
                        Specie: suspensa

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 12 ft (3.5 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Leaves turn yellow in autumn; yellow flowers in early spring

Uses: Shrub borders Specimen plant Winter silhouette Autumn color

Zones: 4?9

Description: From China, this shrub has slender, drooping branches which form a broadly hemispherical mound well adapted to training on a wall or similar support. It will reach a height of 12 ft (3.5 m). The quite large leaves turn a dull yellow in autumn. The flowers

Growth Habit: Spreading habit with arching branches

Comments: Cultivars available

Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Growth: Twining/climbing plant with relatively long stems, can be woody or herbaceous.

Duration: Perennial

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