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Hamamelis x intermedia 'Feuerzauber'
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common name: Witch hazel
synonyms: Hamamelis x intermedia 'Magic Fire'
growth rate: medium
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: green
flower colour: orange
main season: Winter
full sun, part shade
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Beautiful, vigorous cultivar with strongly ascending branches and large rounded leaves. Clusters of quite large flowers, coppery-orange suffused with red, on bare branches in winter. Good autumn foliage colour.
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.
Hybrid of Hamamalis japonica x Hamamalis mollis.