- Common Name(s):
- Chinese witch hazel, Chinese witchhazel
- Pallida, Brevipetala, Princeton Gold, Early Bright
- Shrubs, Trees
Not as hardy as other Hamamelis spp.; most fragrant witchhazel. This tree is mildly resistant to damage by deer.
Play Value Wildlife Enhancement
- 10-15 ft.
- Alternate, simple medium green leaves; 3-6 in. long; yellow to orange-yellow fall color
- Yellow flowers with red brown calyx in late winter to early spring; fragrant; strap shaped petals
- 5 to 8
- Sun to partial shade; moist, well drained soil
- Large shrub or small tree; oval to rounded; spreading branches
- 10-20 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- 3 to 6 in. alternate, simple leaves
NCCES plant id: 1569