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Forsythia viridissima var. koreana 'Kumson'
Common Name: Forsythia Family: Oleaceae (The Olive Family)

Forsythia viridissima var. koreana
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A Forsythia with year round interest: The bare branches are covered in a profusion of golden yellow flowers in early spring, followed by dark green leaves that glow with clear silver venation. Arching, deep purple branches are revealed in winter after the leaves have dropped. More shade tolerant than other varieties. Deciduous.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Ravines, margin of woods near river valleys, streamsides.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourYellow 
TypeShrub  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height4-6'  Bloom TimeEarly Spring 
Spread3-5'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun Part Shade  Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem ColourRed 
Hardiness Zone4-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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