The difference between Northeastern Forsythia and Forsythia suspensa

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1. Differences in leaves

2. The difference between flowers


Leaves: The former leaves are broadly oval, oval or nearly round, with green hairless upper surfaces and light green pubescent lower surfaces. The latter is oval, broadly oval or oval to oval, dark green above, light yellowish green below, and hairless on both sides. Flowers: Purple under the calyx lobes of the former, green under the calyx of the latter, and different shapes.


The difference between Northeastern Forsythia and Forsythia
1. Differences in leaves

1. Differences in leaves

The leaves of Northeast Forsythia are papery, broadly ovate, elliptical or nearly round, with an apex that is tail-shaped, acuminate or blunt, and a base that is unequal in width and wedge-shaped. Round, with serrated edges, green and hairless above, light green and pubescent below.

Northeast Forsythia

Forsythia leaves It is oval, broadly oval or elliptical, oval to oval in shape, with a sharp apex, rounded base, and wedge-shaped in back. Dark green above, light yellowish green below, both sides hairless.

Forsythia

2. The difference between flowers

The calyx of Northeast Forsythia is about 5 mm, the underside of the lobes is purple and oval, the corolla is yellow, and the lobes are lanceolate. The flowering period is in May.

Northeast Forsythia

Forsythia calyx About 6-7 mm, the color is green, the lobes are oblong or oblong-elliptical, the corolla is also yellow, the lobes are obovate-oblong or oblong, and the flowering period is from March to April every year.

Forsythia


2. The difference between flowers
















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