Forsythia Golden Times

 

Forsythia Golden Times. A deciduous fast growing compact rounded to upright shrub. Large, strongly tooth leaves each with brightly variegated gold and green leaves make this forsythia attractive all season long. An excellent border shrub. Max Height 1.6m to 2.2m.

 

 

Plant in well drained soil. Full sun / partial shade, Hardy. Cut back after flowering

 

General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.