Hamamelis × intermedia 'Arnold Promise'
witch hazel 'Arnold Promise'
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
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
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