University of Rhode Island

Hamamelis mollis

Chinese Witchhazel

Large, slow growing, spreading rounded shrub or small tree. Wavy green leaves turn bright yellow in fall. Fragrant yellow and red flowers with strap-shaped petals open late February or March. Prefers moist acidic well drained soil. Full sun to partial shade. 10-20' x 10'20'.

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