General Characteristics: ‘Lynwood Gold’ may be used for cut flowers. It also makes an excellent cover for fencing, a beautiful border plant, or a lovely hedge. Forsythia is easy to grow and is adaptable to a variety of soil conditions.
Tip: Pruning - It is recommended 'Lynwood' Gold forsythia be allowed to develop for the first three years with minimal pruning. Once plants are established, prune in mid-spring after flowering by thinning out crowded stems from the center of the shrub. Also, remove one or two old stems from the base. A little pruning will go a long way to keep your forsythia attractive and free flowering.
Fertilizer: Use a low nitrogen fertilizer, when planting.