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Fragrant Winterhazel

Corylopsis pauciflora

Also known as

Buttercup witch hazel, Witch hazel

Partial Shade
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

2.5m

1m

Min

1.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Fragrant Winterhazel Overview

This hardy plant is commonly known as Buttercup Witch Hazel. It has yellow, bell-shaped flowers with a light sweet scent. They drop down from the branches in early spring months before the leaves are produced. It has slim branches that spread out in a bushy habit and the leaves are a bright green or purple, with spiked edges.

How to propagate Fragrant Winterhazel

Seed

Propagation is normally from seed.

Special features of Fragrant Winterhazel

Attractive leaves

Other uses of Fragrant Winterhazel

Specimen Spring interest.