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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
Unusual form with slightly variegated foliage edged with yellow. Scented golden yellow flowers in December and January. Slow growing.

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.

By grafting

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