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  • forsythia
  • Eventual height: 2.5m
  • Eventual spread: 2.5m

Forsythia × intermedia Week End ('Courtalyn') (PBR)


RHS award of garden merit £59.99
Pot size 12lt pot (0.8-1m)
12lt pot (0.8-1m)
  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: any moist, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: March to April
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    A splendid, medium sized deciduous shrub with mid- to dark green foliage. Masses of rich yellow, four petalled flowers smother the branches in spring. Excellent for covering walls, fits nicely into shrub borders and can be used as a specimen shrub. This plant can also be used for hedging.

  • Garden care: After flowering has finished, prune out one or two old main stems at the base. Thin out crowded shoots from the centre and cut back flowered shoots to a strong bud