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Genista tinctoria 'Royal Gold'

Royal Gold Woadwaxen

Woadwaxen

Comments

A beautiful upright and spreading groundcover or massing plant with stunning golden flowers in late spring and into summer along upright stems, very fine texture; requires full sun, poor, low fertility sandy soils, excellent for the toughest locations

Description

A beautiful upright and spreading groundcover or massing plant with stunning golden flowers in late spring and into summer along upright stems, very fine texture; requires full sun, poor, low fertility sandy soils, excellent for the toughest locations

Landscape Attributes

Royal Gold Woadwaxen is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which should be used to full effect.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Royal Gold Woadwaxen is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;General Garden Use;Groundcover

Planting & Growing

Royal Gold Woadwaxen will grow to be about 24 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 3 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 20 years.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

dry to average

Cold Hardy to Zone:

4a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

24 inches

3 feet

alkaline

sandy

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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