Hamamelis x intermedia, H. x media
- Common Name(s):
- Hybrid witchhazel
- 'Allgold', 'Arnold Promise', 'Carmine Red', 'Diane', 'Jelena' , 'Moonlight', 'Orange Beauty', 'Primavera', 'Princeton Gold', 'Ruby Glow', 'Sunburst'
Foliage resembles hazelnut; hybrid between H. japonica and H. mollis.
Wildlife Value: This tree is mildly resistant to damage by deer.
Compare this plant to: H. japonica and H. mollis
- 6-20 ft.
- Cluster of yellow to red flowers in late winter; twisted petals; fragrant
- 5 to 9
- Sun to partial shade; moist, well drained soil
- Graceful, upright; loosely branched, broadly spreading
- 8-10 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- Slow to moderate
- 2-4 in. dark green leaves; yellow fall color sometimes tinged with purple or red
NCCES plant id: 2006