Forsythia suspensa is a good shrub for the economy and conservation of water and soil. First F.suspensa was planted successfully in Ansai in northern Shaanxi in the 1970s. then in Guyuan in Ninxia Hui Autonomous Region in the 1980s. It can be propagated by seeds,layer, cutting,divided plant etc. in the field. After F.suspensa was planted on the hills, it had a high survival rate and quick growth, Using the method of spiral afforestation, an individual can develop into a shrub in the first year, and can quicken closing and conserve soil-water content. After second year of afforestation, the shrubbery began fruit production, the erage yield of the dried fruit was 1,084.5 kg/ha; in the third and fourth year, it was 1,618.5kg/ha; in the fifth year, it was 2,670kg/ha, in seventh year, it has the highest yield of all dried fruit, about 4,000kg/ha.