Plant this brand new flowering shrub in your landscape and be ready to treat sore throats, skin irritations and insect bites with one of nature's oldest remedies. Holistic practitioners and herbalists love Witch Hazel for its versatility, hardiness and carefree nature, and it is often found in abundance in medicinal gardens. Little Prospect is a smaller version of older cultivars that features beautifully variegated foliage and unique fall blooms with a light fragrance. At maturity, this wonderful plant is a diminutive 6-10' tall, making it a great choice for a flowering privacy screen. Hamamelis 'Little Prospect'
Hamamelis virginiana 'Little Prospect'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:6 - 10 feet
Spread:6 - 8 feet
Spacing:6 - 8 feet
Flowering Date:Blooms in the fall
Planting Instructions:Dig a hole large enough to accommodate the roots. Spread the roots around and fill in with dirt. Tamp the ground well and water thoroughly.
Winter Care:Mulch as needed in colder regions.
Flower Form:Spider-like bloom clusters made up of several thin petals
Foliage Type:Ovate, variegated green leaves
Soil Requirement:Moist, well-drained soil
Watering Requirement:Average water needs
Additional Information:Witch Hazels are known to have medicinal properties in their leaves, bark, and twigs that can be used in teas and ointments to soothe inflammed or sensitive skin and ease sore throats, among other uses.
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