Hamamelis × intermedia 'Arnold Promise'
witch hazel 'Arnold Promise'
'Arnold Promise' is a large deciduous shrub of open habit with broadly ovate leaves which turn reddish or yellow in autumn, and fragrant bright yellow flowers to 3cm in width, in late winter
SynonymsHamamelis × intermedia 'Arnold's Promise'
Ultimate height2.5–4 metres
Time to ultimate height10–20 years
Ultimate spread2.5–4 metres
MoistureMoist but well–drained, Well–drained
Colour & scent
- Full sun
- Partial shade
South–facing or West–facing or North–facing or East–facing
ExposureExposed or Sheltered
- Native to the UK
Hamamelis are deciduous shrubs with broadly ovate or rounded leaves, sometimes colouring well in autumn, and fragrant yellow to red flowers with 4 narrow petals, borne on the leafless branches in late winter and early spring, or in autumn
- Name status
How to grow
Easy to grow in an acid to neutral, well-drained soil in sun or partial shade
Propagate by grafting
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- Cottage and informal garden
- Low Maintenance
- Flower borders and beds
Generally pest free
Coral spot may be a problem
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