Hamamelis x intermedia 'Yamina'
(Witch Hazel) A rare selection, Hamamelis x intermedia 'Yamina' has dark purple tinted young leaves which gradually turn green later in the year and masses of beautiful coppery-yellow flowers in late winter.
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A rare selection, Hamamelis intermedia 'Yamina' has dark purple tinted young leaves which gradually turn green later in the year and masses of beautiful coppery-yellow flowers in late winter. The autumn colour is purple/orange and red in autumn.
Hamamelis intermedia 'Yamina' grows to be a large, spreading shrub in time and will usually produce its best display of flowers when planted in a sunny position.
- Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
- Soil: Well drained, fertile soil. Hamamelis intermedia 'Yamina' dislikes shallow, chalk soil and will not grow well in wet or waterlogged conditions.
- Hardiness: Hardy. As a young plant, Hamamelis intermedia 'Yamina' may require protection from severe, late spring frosts once the young leaves have emerged in spring.
- Flowering Period: January - March.
- Rate of Growth: Moderate.
- Habit: Hamamelis intermedia 'Yamina' grows to be a wide, spreading shrub or very small tree in time.
- Height: 2.5 m (8 ft).
- Spread: 3 m (10 ft).
- Notes: In soils which may become wet in winter, it is a good idea to mound-plant Hamamelis to improve the drainage around the root system.
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
- Eventual Size
- Shrub - Large (over 10 ft tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil Type: Acid
- Special Features
- Flowering Season - Winter (December - February), Leaf Colour - Purple/Red, To grow in a pot
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