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botanical name:
Hamamelis mollis 'Gold Edge'
Hamamelis mollis 'Gold Edge' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Chinese witch hazel
family:  Hamamelidaceae
characteristics: shrub, scented/aromatic
height: 4.00m
width: 4.00m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Winter
aspect: part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Unusual form with slightly variegated foliage edged with yellow. Scented golden yellow flowers in December and January. Slow growing.

cultivation:
Best in moist, fertile, acid to neutral soil in part shade. Foliage will scorch in strong sun. Dislikes dry soils. Benefits from a site sheltered from strong winds. Young foliage can be damaged by late frosts.
Prune if required, by removing dead or unwanted branches in late winter/early spring.

propagation:
By grafting

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