A member of the rose family, this easy going shrub will grow in sun or part shade and is tolerant of most types of soil. In spring this deciduous shrub will be smothered in aprofusion of small, sunnygolden flowers.
Details Kerria japonica
- Low Maintenance
- Blooms: May – June
- Flower colour: yellow
- Edible Fruit
- Full grown: 1 Year
- Full grown height: 1 – 1.50 m
- Plant location: Sun and semi shade
- Plant depth: 20 cm
- Plant spacing: 60 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Kerria Japonica
Will tolerate most soil types but does best in well drained soil. Plant in a sunny or partially shaded sheltered location. Pruning is not necessary but if the plant becomes out of shape or old and woody, prune older stems from the base after flowering.