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Cultural Details for Hamamelis x intermedia 'Jelena'

Common Name:
Jelena Witchhazel

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:

Average Mature Width:

Flower Details:
Claret red calyx cup

Fruit Details:
Glows like copper from a distance

Fall Color:
Rich, orange-red

Bark Details:
Smooth gray to gray-brown

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
None serious

Native Habitat:
Europe, China, and North America

Other Features:
A hybrid of H. japonica x H. mollis. This tree is grown all over the world

Culture and Care:
Prefers moist, acid, well-drained, organic soils

This plant was blooming:
2/1/2010 - 3/22/2010
3/16/2005 - 3/18/2005

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.
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database.