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Fragrant Winterhazel Corylopsis glabrescens

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kor-ill-OP-sis glab-RESS-senz
Description

Fragrant winterhazel tends to be a massive multi-stemmed, flat-topped wide-spreading shrub with a dense canopy.  Plant in sun to light shade; moist, well-drained soil.  It has a slow to moderate growth rate.

Insects, Diseases, and Other Plant Problems: No serious pest problems. Flowers are susceptible to late frost damage;

 

 

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Tags:
#fragrant#deciduous#fragrant flowers#slow growing#multistemmed#cascading#dense#caterpillars#cascading flowers#bell shape#bird friendly#butterfly friendly
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#fragrant#deciduous#fragrant flowers#slow growing#multistemmed#cascading#dense#caterpillars#cascading flowers#bell shape#bird friendly#butterfly friendly
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Corylopsis
    Species:
    glabrescens
    Family:
    Hamamelidaceae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Japan
    Wildlife Value:
    attracts birds, butterflies and caterpillars
    Play Value:
    Wildlife Food Source
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Tree
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Habit/Form:
    Dense
    Multi-stemmed
    Spreading
    Growth Rate:
    Slow
    Texture:
    Medium
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Moist
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    5b, 5a, 6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Cream/Tan
    Pink
    White
    Flower Inflorescence:
    Raceme
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Flower Description:
    Fragrant, pale yellow flowers in April; 1.5-in. pendulous; non-showy fruit
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    2-4 in, yellow-green to yellow fall color
  • Bark:
    Bark Color:
    Dark Brown
    Light Brown
    Red/Burgundy
  • Stem:
    Stem Color:
    Brown/Copper
    Red/Burgundy
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Attracts:
    Butterflies
    Songbirds