5 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Common problems with Kerria 'Picta'
Generally pest and disease-free.
How to harvest Kerria 'Picta'
Generally not harvested, flowering shoots can be cut for late winter and early spring floral arrangements.
How to propagate Kerria 'Picta'
Division in the autumn.
Propagation is by softwood cuttings in the summer.
Remove suckers in autumn.
Special features of Kerria 'Picta'
Yellow, single flowers in late spring.
Variegated grey-green leaves with cream margins.
Other uses of Kerria 'Picta'
Naturaliser, shade, border, hedging, specimen. Spring interest. This low maintenance ornamental shrub is ideal to include in informal or cottage style gardens.