Kerria japonica

Kerria japonica
Kerria japonica
Kerria japonica

Plant type


Common name




  • Shrubs

    Sun Exposition

  • Half-shadow
  • Sun

    Leaf Persistance

  • Deciduous

    Flower Colour

  • Yellow

    Flowering Period

  • 04-April
  • 05-May

    Climatic Zone

  • 6

    Continent of Origin

  • Asia

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Origin: China.

Botanical characteristics: It is a deciduous shrub having a very vigorous stem growth and arching green branches. The leaves are lanceolate, highly toothed and bright green. The late-spring-blooming is abundant and the flowers are solitary, single or double and are golden-yellow. The blooming  is perpetual.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It prefers fertile and well drained soils with full sun or partial shade exposure.

Use: It is cultivated as an ornamental plant and is mainly used in mixed hedges.