University of Rhode Island

Hamamelis vernalis

Vernal Witchhazel

Multi-stemmed dense rounded suckering shrub. Dark green leaves turn golden yellow in late fall. Yellow, orange, or red flowers open February or March. Prefers moist to somewhat wet soil, pH adaptable, full sun to partial shade. 6-10' x 6-10'.

Image courtesy of Scott Biggs, Ohio State University

Image courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

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