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A picture of a Witch Hazel 'Diane'

Witch Hazel 'Diane'

Hamamelis x intermedia 'Diane'

Photo by Jo.Baker (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

4m

2.5m

Min

2.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

Witch Hazel 'Diane' Overview

This cultivar of Witch Hazel has deep orange red flowers which are produced in mid to late winter. It's open habit forms a broad crowned dome and has oval leaves that also provide good autumn colour as the leaves turn red and yellow before falling.

Common problems with Witch Hazel 'Diane'

Generally pest free but can suffer from coral spot and honey fungus.

    How to harvest Witch Hazel 'Diane'

    Generally not harvested.

    How to propagate Witch Hazel 'Diane'

    Layering

    Layer suitable shoots in spring

    Grafting

    Graft cuttings in late winter

    Budding

    Chip bud in late summer

    Special features of Witch Hazel 'Diane'

    Attractive flowers

    Autumn colour

    Winter colour

    Other uses of Witch Hazel 'Diane'

    A low maintenance shrub that suits being grown in borders in informal cottage style gardens.