- USDA Hardiness Zones 6-8
- Height 5-8 Feet Tall
- Spread 4-6 Feet Wide
The Flying Machine Forsythia is cheerful and charming deciduous. It has early bloom time, bright color, and easy maintenance will have you in awe. To add to its whimsical nature, it produces large, happy, yellow flowers that fall to the ground whole, creating a glowing, golden carpet. If that’s not enough it is also tolerant to shade and deer resistant.
The foliage of the Flying Machine Forsythia is a deep green. The bright gold-yellow flowers it produces bloom in early spring and grow along its branches. The Flying Machine has a height of sixty to ninety-six inches and a spread of forty-eight to seventy-two inches. This Forsythia makes a beautiful focal point, add cut flowers to any bouquet, great as a border plant, in landscape planting, and does well with mass planting. This forsythia is large and works well for hedges.
Flying Machine Forsythia Care
Pruning Flying Machine Forsythia should be done in early summer after flowering. Trim away dead branches anytime during the year. It has average water needs, and it requires average soil. The Flying Machine is shade tolerant, but for best flowering results, plant in full sun to part shade.
Flying Machine Forsythia Spacing
The Flying Machine Forsythia grows to be 60-96 inches. To ensure the health of the plant, spacing for the Flying Machine Forsythia should be at least 72 inches, center on center.
Flying Machine Forsythia Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 6-8
|Flower Color(s): Yellow
|Bloom Period: Spring
|Foliage Color(s): Green
|Light Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Sun
|Height Class: Tall
|Height: 5-8 Feet
|Spread: 4-6 Feet
|Spacing: 6 Feet
|Blooms On: Old Wood
|Shrub Type: Deciduous
|Scientific Name: Flying Machine Forsythia koreana 'Sunny'
|Common Name: Flying Machine Forsythia
|Other Name(s): Gaenari; Korean Goldenbell Tree
|Brand: Proven Winners ColorChoice®
|Drought Tolerant: No
|Features: Extra Large Flowers; Deer Resistant
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.