Edgeworthia chrysantha ‘Grandiflora’
Edgeworthia chrysantha ‘Grandiflora’ is a deciduous, bushy shrub. The head is comprised of numerous small yellow flowers that are lightly fragrant. The flowers emerge in late winter\early spring from hairy buds. The flowers are a stunning yellow and a firm favourite with bees and butterflies. Their narrow, ovate green leaves appear after the flowers. We have witnessed our bees positively drunk on all of the nectar!
Edgeworthia chrysantha ‘Grandiflora’ can be grown in full sun or partial shade. It prefers a sheltered location and will grow in moist, well-drained soil. After 10-20 years, depending upon its growing conditions, it will reach an eventual height and spread of 1 – 1.5m.
So, if you are looking for a deciduous shrub that has excellent qualities for wildlife, Edgeworthia chrysantha ‘Grandiflora’ is a worthy contender. Why not pop in and have a look? A member of the team will be very pleased to assist you.