Forsythia x intermedia
Full Sun, Partial Sun/Shade
Acidic, Alkaline, Loamy, Moist, Sandy, Silty Loam, Well Drained
The forsythia is named after English horticulturist William Forsythe. It is also called the border forsythia or golden bell. Forsythia x intermedia is a hybrid between F. suspensa and F. viridissima. Many cultivars have been selected from this cross, including dwarf and compact forms.