- Partial Sun to Full Sun (5+ hours of Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 2-3 Feet
- Mature Width 2-3 Feet
- Growing Zones 5-8
Show Off Starlet Forsythia is more compact and produces more bright yellow blossoms than the typical older forsythia plants you may have had or have in your landscape. This plant won’t take over your garden and doesn’t need to be trimmed back every year.
This low maintenance plants can be used in perennial beds, mass plantings, to create low borders, in shrub beds and because of its compact size as a foundation plant. The branches can also be used in bouquets when flowering or cut a few weeks before flowering and brought inside to be forced into blooming early.
Show Off Starlet Forsythia Care
Grow Show Off Starlet Forsythia in a full sun location in USDA plant hardiness zones 5 to 8. This compact deciduous plant will reach 2 to 3 feet in height and width at maturity. It produces numerous four-petaled yellow flowers along its branches in early spring. Show Off Starlet Forsythia x 'Minfor6' USPP 24,361 is deer resistant and grows in an upright form. It is sometimes referred to as a dwarf forsythia.
Show Off Starlet Forsythia Spacing
Space multiple plants 3 to 4 feet apart on center. In general, Show Off Starlet Forsythia does not need pruning. If you feel the need to prune, make sure to do it after blooming since the flowers are produced on old wood.
Show Off Starlet Forsythia Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 5-8
|Flower Color(s): Yellow
|Bloom Period: Early Spring
|Foliage Color(s): Green
|Light Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Sun
|Height Class: Medium
|Mature Height: 2-3 Feet
|Mature Spread: 2-3 Feet
|Mature Spacing: 3-4 Feet
|Blooms On: Old Wood
|Bloom Time: Early Spring
|Uses: Cut Flower , Landscape
|Water Category: Average
|Shrub Type: Deciduous
|Scientific Name: Show Off Starlet Forsythia x 'Minfor6' USPP 24,361
|Common Name: Show Off Starlet Forsythia
|Other Name(s): Dwarf Forsythia
|Brand: Proven Winners ColorChoice®
|Drought Tolerant: No
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.