Forsythia Plant

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    Forsythia Plant

    Posted by Keith Givens on 29th Aug 2019

    This is a wonderful addition to the front of my house. Looks great

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Description

Forsythia Plant is loved by gardeners and plant enthusiasts for its color and attractive shape

There are several different species of forsythia, but they’re generally all referred to under the collective forsythia plant name, and they all share many of the same traits.

Forsythia shrubs feature long, slender branches with small bright green leaves. The branches either stand tall or arch, giving the plant its graceful, weeping appearance. When in bloom, the plants produce many small yellow flowers, each with four petals. The flowers, which occur in early spring, usually before most other plants have bloomed, appear before the leaves, so they stand out. Forsythia varies in size, but typically grow to between eight and ten feet tall, and have a spread of between ten and twelve feet.

Forsythia Plant shrubs are incredibly hardy and proliferate

While maturing, during the growing season this plant can gain two feet in height. Forsythia is tolerant of a variety of different conditions, including various soil conditions and alkalinity. However, these plants grow best in soil that drains well and is rich in organic material. They are also drought resistant, although, in ideal conditions, two inches of water per week is suggested. Also, forsythia prefers full sun. Four to six hours of full sunlight per day will help the plant produce more blooms. These shrubs, which are native to Asia and Europe, grow very well in the US hardiness zone 5 through 8.

Forsythia Plant is a significant shrub that produces bright, cheerful blooms

Because of its size and color, forsythia is excellent for use as a hedge, or in any blank spot that needs a pop of color. It is recommended that the shrubs are planted four to six feet apart, to allow for growing room. After blooming, forsythia can be pruned to reduce a leggy appearance and maintain their naturally round shape. Forsythia Plant is loved by all.