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Cultural Details for Hamamelis virginiana 'Little Susie'

Common Name:
Little Susie Common Witchhazel

Growth Rate:
Medium

Average Mature Height:
20-30'

Average Mature Width:
20-25'

Flower Details:
Perfect, yellow, fragrant, 4 strap-like petals

Fruit Details:
Capsule, 0.5" long, pubescent, dehiscing at the distal end, with 4 sharp curved points

Fall Color:
yellow

Bark Details:
Smooth gray to grayish-brown

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
None Serious

Native Habitat:
Canada to Georgia, west to Nebraska and Arkansas

Other Features:

Culture and Care:
Moist soil and full sun

This plant was blooming:

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu