Forsythia suspensa

Bright young coppery-red leaves mature to deep-crimson.

Common Name: Forsythia suspensa var. sieboldii, Weeping Forsythia

Like the species, a slow-growing tree, eventually reaching magnificent proportions. This seedling-grown variety has leaves which begin the season a deep red-purple & turn bronzy green for summer. Bright young coppery red leaves mature to deep crimson maroon purple as the summer progresses, turning deep orange to copper in autumn with a smooth gray bark. Although deciduous the leaves generally stay on the tree well into winter.

  • Plant Type: Ground cover
  • Plant Hardiness Zone: 5a-8b
  • Height: 1' - 2'
  • width: 1' - 2'
  • Soil Needs: Clay, Adaptable, Average, Well-Drained, Rich
  • Water Needs: Regular
  • Sun Exposure: Sun
  • Foliage Color: Green
  • Foliage Season: Deciduous
  • Flower Season: Spring

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