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Show Off™ Forsythia

1-Quart
Item # 47884
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Forsythia 'Mindor'

Compact and dense, it can even grow in a container.
Cultivar name: 'Mindor.' This unique shrub covers itself in earliest spring with bright yellow blooms that adorn the stems all the way from the ground to the very tips! Its dark green foliage keeps it attractive all season long, and it never needs pruning, keeping its neat and tidy shape year after year. Absolutely the first of its kind, Show Off's™ branches sub-branch and stand up, instead of arching like your typical Forsythia. Zones 4-8.
Genus Forsythia
Variety 'Mindor'
ItemForm 1-Quart
Zone 4 - 8
BloomStartToEnd Early Spring
Habit Compact
PlantHeight 5 ft - 6 ft
PlantWidth 5 ft - 6 ft
AdditionalCharacteristics Easy Care Plants, Fast Growing, Free Bloomer
BloomColor Yellow
FoliageColor Medium Green
LightRequirements Full Sun
MoistureRequirements Moist,  well-drained
SeasonOfInterest Spring
SoilTolerance Clay, Normal,  loamy, Poor, Sandy
Uses Border, Hedge, Specimen
Restrictions Canada, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
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Forsythia
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Planting:

Space plants to allow for ultimate growth. Forsythias are widely tolerant of soil types and pH but prefer a good, loose, well-drained soil. A location in full sun will maximize flower production.


Maintenance:

Forsythia will flower on the previous season’s wood; to this end, prune severely each year immediately after flowering, cutting approx imately 1/3 of the older branches back to the ground.

A balanced fertilizer applied each year as plants begin to leaf out will also promote growth and optimum flowering. In the northern zones, buds above the snow line may be injured during severe winter; protection with evergreen boughs will help prevent this.


Zones:

Zones various.

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