Provided for consumer information—Monrovia is not currently growing this plant.

  • Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    6 to 7 ft. tall, up to 4 ft. wide
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Showy Flowers
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Deep yellow blooms late spring through summer
    Landscape Uses:
    Landscape Uses
  • Detail
    Plant type:Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:6 to 7 ft. tall, up to 4 ft. wide
    Special features:Easy Care
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Deep yellow blooms late spring through summer
    Flower color:Yellow
    Garden styleCottage
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed regularly during the growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Prune annually in late winter to promote vigorous new growth. Pruning time: late winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    Bred by Mathias Tantau, Jr. (1912 - 2006) (Germany, 1975). Introduced in United States by Jackson & Perkins Co. as 'Oregold'.