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Forsythia x intermedia 'Spectabilis'

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Garden Debut

Hardiness Zone: 4-10   ·   Mature Height: 5-6 Feet   ·   Mature Spread: 4-6 Feet

Buy Showy Borders™ Forsythia online. A popular spring shrub! Showy Border Forsythia has large bright yellow flowers are reliably produced each year, and on each plant. Flowers are produced in early spring, followed by medium green foliage. Growth habit is a vase to upright shape with a moderate growth rate.

Family: Oleaceae · Common Name: Forsythia

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-applied, pre-measured amount of time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for up to one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

SHOWY BORDER™ FORSYTHIA Plant Characteristics

Bark Type*
Garden Debut
Flower Color*
Dark Yellow/Gold
Light Yellow
Flower Type*
Single Blooming
Growth Rate*
Leaf Color Spring*
Leaf Color Summer*
Leaf Type*
Nature Assets*
Attracts Bees
Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
Preferred Planting Season*
Fall Planting
Spring Planting
Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Drought Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
Cuttings or Divisions
Exposure (Short)
Full Sun


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SHOWY BORDER™ FORSYTHIA Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips

Forsythia is very easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer.