Hamamelis virginiana



20 to 30 foot tall shrub that produces yellow flowers and foliage in the fall. Well drained soils with medium moisture. Full sun to part shade. Does well in acidic and heavy clay soils.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:American Witch-hazel, Winterbloom
Plant Family:Hamamelidaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Trees
South Jersey Native Range:South Jersey
Attracts Pollinators and Wildlife:Birds
Bloom Time:September to December
Fruit Timing:September to December
Global and State Rank:G5, S5
Commercially available landscape plant?Yes
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Loam, Sandy, Clay
Soil Moisture:Dry, Moist
Soil pH:Acidic
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun to partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade, Sun
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry, Moist

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