Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Maradco'
Golden Beauty Bush, Maracdo Beauty Bush
- Main interest:
- showy flower, fall foliage turns reddish
- full sun to partial shade, dry to moist soil conditions, well drained
- Flower colour:
- pink & white, spring
- yellow-green, reddish in the fall
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 4: -34.4 ° C (-30 ° F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 5-6 ft (1.5-1.8 m) width: 5-6 ft (1.5-1.8 m)
- hedge, screen, specimen
Golden Beauty Bush is a suckering shrub with yellow-green leaves which turn reddish in the fall. Produces pink flowers with white throats which hang from arched branches in late spring. Drought tolerant. Great for hedges or on its own.