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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Forsythia suspensa   FAMILY Oleaceae   Go to FSUS key



SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Forsythia suspensa   FAMILY Oleaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)

Forsythia suspensa

 

COMMON NAME:
Weeping Forsythia


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Forsythia suspensa   FAMILY Oleaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Forsythia suspensa   FAMILY Oleaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)
Forsythia suspensa

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3539

Shrub
Perennial

Habitat: Waste places, vacant lots, suburban woodlands, commonly planted and persistent, rarely escaped, per Weakley's Flora

Non-native: China

Waif(s)

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite
Petiole 0.5" long

FLOWER:
Spring
Yellow
Radially symmetrical
4-merous
4-lobed calyx
4-lobed campanulate corolla
2 stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Capsule

 

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