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Cultural Details for Forsythia x 'Meadowlark'

Common Name:
Meadowlark Forsythia

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:

Average Mature Width:

Flower Details:
Bright yellow flowers in profusion

Fruit Details:

Fall Color:

Bark Details:

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
Pest free

Native Habitat:

Other Features:
A cross between F. ovata and F. europaea, considered the most flower-bud hardy clone. Rather unkempt, semi-arching shrub, leaves are dark green.

Culture and Care:

This plant was blooming:
3/22/2010 - 4/5/2010
3/26/2007 - 4/2/2007

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
Bed 153, Bed 154, Bed 156

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets.
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database.