Deciduous shrub bearing bright yellow flowers on bare branches during spring which develop into dark green, lance-shaped, serrated edged leaves in late spring/early summer. It has pale brown bark and a stiff and compact nature when pruned.
STYLE : Ideal for formal and informal upright, slanting, cascade and semi-cascade and group styles.
WARNING : None recorded.
REPOT : Every second year in autumn or late winter.
SOIL : Basic soil mix. 40:60 grit:organic.
PRUNE : Prune after flowers fade, cutting back shoots severely.
PINCH : Pinch new shoots to maintain shape.
WATER : Daily throughout growing season but infrequently during winter months.
FEED : Balanced feed every two weeks after flowering up to late summer.