Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Mature Size: 13′ H X 10 W
Bloom Time: Spring
Description: Possibly the hardiest and toughest shrub in the world, usable in the most hostile or dry sites; showy yellow flowers in spring; makes a great hedge, plan on giving a regular pruning in any case to keep it looking neat.
Ornamental Features: Light green foliage throughout the season. Leaves turn yellow in fall. Yellow pea-like flowers. Smooth olive green bark.
Landscape Attributes: Open multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Can be pruned at anytime.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)