A picture of a Ozark Witch Hazel

Ozark Witch Hazel

Hamamelis vernalis

Also known as

Ozark Witch-Hazel, Vernal Witch-Hazel

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

5m

Max

6m

2.5m

Min

3m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Ozark Witch Hazel Overview

This is an upright suckering shrub, it is a small species which will grow to a height and spread of about 5m. The flowers are produced in the spring with a profusion of sweet-smelling cream or dull yellow flowers with dark red centres.

Common problems with Ozark Witch Hazel

How to propagate Ozark Witch Hazel

Budding

By simple layering or seed in autumn, selected forms by softwood cuttings in summer, by budding in late summer.

Cuttings

Layering

Seed

Grafting

Grafting in winter.

Other uses of Ozark Witch Hazel

This species has good autumn colour.