Common Name:Forsythia,greenstem forsythia
Scientific name: Forsythia viridissima
Height: 1–3 m (3–9 ft.)
Plant Type: Deciduous shrub
Blooming Season: March - April
Flower Color: Yellow
Forsythia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Oleaceae. There are about 11 species, Forsythia viridissima (greenstem forsythia), is an upright deciduous shrub that grows to 1–3 m (3–9 ft.) tall. The flowers are produced in the early spring before the leaves, bright yellow with a deeply four-lobed corolla, the petals joined only at the base. The leaves are medium to dark green, and lance-shaped. native to eastern Asia.
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