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Hamamelis mollis 'Princeton Gold'
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common name: Chinese witch hazel
synonyms: Hamamelis mollis 'Princeton', Hamamelis mollis 'Select'
growth rate: medium
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Winter
full sun, part shade
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Sweetly scented golden yellow flowers in January and February. Spreading habit.
Best in moist, fertile, acid to neutral soil in sun or part shade. Dislikes dry soils. Benefits from a site sheltered from strong winds.
Prune if required, by removing dead or unwanted branches in late winter/early spring.
Raised at the Princeton Nursery, New Jersey, USA