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Witch Hazel

Hamamelis virginiana

Pronunciation: ham-a-ME-lis vir-jin-ee-AH-na
SKU #03921

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Description A large shrub with open branched rounded form. Flowers have ribbon-like petals; very fragrant. Rich green leaves turn attractive yellow-orange in fall. Can become a small tree with age. Deciduous.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Late fall
Mature Size Moderate growing to 15 ft. high, equal width.
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Fall Color, North American Native Selection
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Design Ideas Witch Hazel is primarily known for its attractive spidery yellow flowers in the fall. It is well adapted to wild gardens and in most of the eastern U.S., where it is native. No flowering shrub border or true cottage garden in cooler regions should be without it.
Flower Color Yellow
Foliage Color Green
Care Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

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