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ABELIOPHYLLUM distichum

Commonly known as White forsythia

Scented star-shaped flowers, white, flushed pink, produced on bare stems in February
Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - opposite, oval, matt, dark-green leaves to 8cm (3in) often turning purple in autumn.
  • White
  • Height - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft),
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - open, spreading shrub. Produces small, 4-petalled flowers in long, axillary racemes.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - can grow taller when trained against a wall.
  • Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of origin - Korea.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Star-shaped
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil
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1.5m (5ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft),
 

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ABELIOPHYLLUM distichum 'Roseum'

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Commonly known as: White forsythia.
Uncommon pink form
£18.50 each

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