Witch Hazel (Hamamelis x intermedia 'Jelena') in the Witch Hazels Database

Also sold as:
Hamamelis mollis 'Copper Beauty'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 8 to 12 feet (2.4-3.7 m)
Plant Spread: 8 to 12 feet (2.4-3.7 m)
Leaves: Good fall color
Deciduous
Fruit: Pops open explosively when ripe
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Winter
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Awards and Recognitions: Other: RHS-AGM 2006

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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, YorkshireDate: 2017-01-02
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Location: Central Ohio, zone 5/6Date: Jan 23, 2012Jalena in bloom mid January in Ohio
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2018-10-10
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Location: Indiana zone 5Date: 2014-07-13
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Date: 2012-01-23
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Location: Sun Zone 6Date: 2012-01-23
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Location: Indiana zone 5Date: 2014-07-13
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Location: Indiana zone 5Date: 2014-07-13
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Date: 2015-11-02
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Date: 2015-11-02
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Location: TwispDate: August
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christine2 On May 1, 2008 Obtained plant
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2016 Garden Chat and Photos by ssgardener Feb 25, 2017 2:24 PM 1,945
Shrubs and Trees for winter color by virginiarose Mar 4, 2012 7:02 AM 73

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