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botanical name:
Forsythia x intermedia 'Show Off'
Forsythia x intermedia 'Show Off' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Forsythia x intermedia 'Mindor'
family:  Oleaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.80m
width: 1.80m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Compact semi-dwarf form with unusually large bright yellow flowers on bare branches in spring. Deep green foliage.

cultivation:
Any moderately fertile, moist, well drained soil in full sun or light dappled shade. Easy to grow and not fussy.
Prune after flowering if required, but rarely needed for this variety.

propagation:
Greenwood cuttings in late spring or semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

other notes:
Raised in France.
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