A cheerful spring-flowering shrub, tall and leggy, but easy to chop back each year to encourage those party-decoration pompoms to reappear. Very cold hardy and tolerant of a wide range of soils and conditions, a welcome sight in southern gardens after winter cold.
DESCRIPTION: Vigorous leggy deciduous shrub with small apple green leaves and yellow pompom spring flowers resembling small roses, that appear on new growth. USES: Herbaceous borders, woodland style gardens, spring garden planting. Can sucker so site accordingly. PLANTING: Plant in full sun to part shade. Very frost-hardy, grows in almost any soil type CARE: Mulch and water well while tubestocks are establishing. Prune flowering stems, when flowers have finished, back to a low side shoot. On mature plants cut one-third of stems down to ground level each year. Apply a slow release fertiliser after pruning. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 2.4 - 3 m H x 2.4 - 3 m W. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.