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Hamamelis Vernalis Ozark Witch Hazel for Sale Online
Hamamelis Vernalis Amethyst is an attractive, late fall-blooming, low-maintenance native shrub or small tree that grows best in part shade and medium-wet, slightly acidic soils.
Commonly called Ozark Witch Hazel, this tall shrub or small tree produces fragrant yellow flowers that open in mid-late January. When the seed capsule splits open in fall, 1-2 black seeds explode out of it, landing up to 30 feet away. Various birds and wildlife eat the seed after it falls to the ground. Witch-hazel has upright spreading branches that are perfect nesting sites for a variety of birds. Deep, golden yellow fall leaf color can be outstanding. Hamamelis Vernalis is an attractive late fall-blooming, low-maintenance native shrub or small tree that grows best in part shade and medium-wet, slightly acidic soils. The yellow flowers are one of the last to appear in fall and early winter and are long-lasting.
|Mature Height:||6 to 10|
|Mature width:||8 to 15 feet|
|Classification:||Broad leaved deciduous shrub|
|Sunlight:||Full Sun to Part Shade|
|Habit:||Upright habit, Vase shaped|
|Foliage:||Matte bluish-green changing to deep yellow fall color|
|Flower Color:||Pale yellow with red inner calyx from mid/late winter- early spring|
|Pruning Season:||Prune in spring after flowering|
|Soil Condition:||Any well drained soil including clay|
|Water Requirement:||Water well until established.|