Forsythia viridissima 'Bronxensis'

Dwarf, compact shrub with short internodes, leaves 3-4 cm long, prolific flowers.

Seed sent from the Imperial University of Tokyo as F. viridissima var. koreana was raised at the Boyce Thompson Arboretum in America in 1928 and propagating material of dwarf plants that arose from some of the seedlings was then sent to the New York Botanical Garden and named in 1947.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Asteranae
order      Lamiales
family       Oleaceae
genus        Forsythia Vahl.
species         Forsythia viridissima Lindl.