Hamamelis (Witch-Hazel)

(D=deciduous leaf-losing) 

The following witch-hazels are not fussy about soil. Plant in winter.

Species: Hamamelis japonica Family: Hamamelida...

Species: Hamamelis japonica Family: Hamamelidaceae Image No. 1 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Hamamelis japonica arborea, 12 to 20 ft., purple calyces and yellow flowers with petals slightly longer than those of H. mollis from December to February.

H.  mollis, 6 to 8 ft. or more, a favourite winter-flowering shrub, bears fragrant, narrow-petalled, yellow flowers on the bare branches in December and January.

H.m. Pallida, paler flowers.

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12. October 2012 by admin
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