Show Off® Sugar Baby® Forsythia x

Show Off® Sugar Baby® Forsythia x


Bright yellow early spring flowers. Dwarf habit. Outstanding flower display. Deer resistant. Erosion Control. Small or Miniature



Plant Type:  Shrub

Shrub Type:  Deciduous

Height Category:  Medium

Garden Height:  18 - 30 Inches

Spacing:  24 - 30 Inches

Spread:  24 - 36 Inches

Flower Colors:  Yellow

Flower Shade:  Yellow

Foliage Colors:  Green

Foliage Shade:  Dark Green

Habit:  Mounded

Container Role:  Thriller



Light Requirement:  Part Sun to Sun

Light Requirement:  Sun

Maintenance Category:  Easy

Blooms On:  Old Wood

Bloom Time:  Early Spring

Bloom Time:  Mid Spring

Bloom Time:  Late Spring

Hardiness Zones:  5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b

Water Category:  Average


Uses:  Landscape

Uses Notes:  Specimen plant; mixed borders.

Maintenance Notes:  Prefers a good, loose soil, but is very adaptable. pH adaptable, air pollution tolerant, withstands city conditions. Does not need heavy pruning. Pruning is best done immediately after flowering. Old stems can be cut to the ground. Fertilize in spring.


Tiny plant, big color! This miniature, upright selection delivers more flowers per inch to create an outstanding spring display. A very compact, dwarf plant which provides lots of spring color in a small space. Note: this cultivar reaches a maximum height of 2.5'.


Plant comes in Quick Turn - quart size