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Common Name: Vernal Witchhazel      Latin Name: Hamamelis vernalis      Size: 6 (min) to 10 (max)
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Hamamelis vernalis
Origin: Midwestern USA
Maximum Height: 10 feet

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Category: Shrub
Family: Hamamelidaceae
Genus: Hamamelis
species: vernalis
Origin: Midwestern USA
Size: 6 (min) to 10 (max)
Size Description: Medium to Large Shrub
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Full Sun Tolerance:star ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar ratingPerforms WellSee other plants that like full sun.
Part Shade Tolerance:star ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar ratingGood PerformanceSee other plants that like part shade.
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Bloom history: (Recorded in Cincinnati, Ohio, unless otherwise noted)2/13/2017 until 2/27/2017 See other plants that bloom at this time.
2/20/2014 until 3/10/2014 See other plants that bloom at this time.
2/20/2013 until 3/5/2013 See other plants that bloom at this time.
2/1/2012 until 2/31/2012 See other plants that bloom at this time.
3/17/2015 until 4/1/ cincinnati 39.14500859 -84.51067117See other plants that bloom at this time.
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Location: Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens 3400 Vine Street Cincinnati OH 45220 [Latitude: 39.144777316666700 Longitude: -84.509764533333300] Specimen: 1343
Location: University of Cincinnati 2600 Clifton Ave Cincinnati OH [Latitude: 39.129539070000000 Longitude: -84.517713140000000] Specimen: 3994
Location: Jardin des Plantes, Paris, France 57 Rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France [Latitude: 48.842833270000000 Longitude: 2.359845980000000] Specimen: 4477
Location: Seattle, Washington [Latitude: 47.638255000000000 Longitude: -122.295323300000000] Specimen: 11688
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Washington Park Arboretum, December 2018
Location: Seattle, Washington

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Washington Park Arboretum, December 2018
Location: Seattle, Washington

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