White Forsythia, also called Korean Abelia, is best used as a hedge. In spring, it is thickly covered with showy, fragrant flowers. creating a sight to behold from a distance.
~ Best to prune for shape immediately after this display. Alternatively, you could wait 3-4 years between prunings to allow the hedge to get as thick and tall as you'd like.
Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Farmer, North Carolina