Hamamelis virginiana

Delivery Date: 17/04/2020 (+/- 14 days)
Contribution to P&P: £4.95

  • Flower Colour Yellow
  • Hardiness Fully hardy perennial
  • Flowering Time Long Flowering, Autumn & Winter
  • Aspect Full or Part Shade
  • Height 6m (240")
  • Spread 6m (20')
  • Other Bees and Butterflies, Flowers For Cutting/Drying, Great Ground Cover, Suitable for Container
  • Category Shrubs
  • Type of garden Container Gardening, Contemporary Gardening, Cottage Garden, Cutting Garden, Small Gardens, Wildlife Garden

Hamamelis virginiana (RT5RHV3)
£21.00 - 3 bare root plants (£7.00 each)
Hamamelis virginiana (RT5RHV1)
£16.50 - 1 bare root plant


This winter flowering multi-stemmed shrub makes an intriguing addition to the garden. Its spiderlike, butter-yellow blooms offer a delicious aromatic scent and excellent autumn foliage colour.

Cultural Notes

  • Soil - Fertile, moist and well drained
  • Position - Sun or part shade
  • Cutting - Excellent for cutting
  • Flowering - Autumn/Winter
  • Additional Information - There is generally no need to prune Hamamelis, although you may wish to cut back dead or dishevelled branches.This should be undertaken whilst the plants are dormant. Propagate by seed in autumn, by softwood cuttings in summer or by grafting in winter. Fully hardy perennial.