Pink Forsythia

Abeliophyllum distichum 'Roseum'

SKU
2069
Clusters of pale pink flowers appear in spring on bare branches for a beautiful display. Open, multi-stemmed form with arching branches blooms before most other flowering shrubs. Provides a dark green background for dwarfs and perennials in borders. Makes a good informal hedge. Deciduous. Full to partial sun. Moderate growth 3 to 5 feet tall and as wide.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciational-bee-lee-oh-FY-lum DIS-tik-um
Average Size at MaturityOpen, multi-stemmed shrub with arching branches 3 to 5 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorDark Green
Growth HabitArching
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseCutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Key FeatureSpring Flowering

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Increase watering before spring bloom. Prune after flowering.

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