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Witch Hazel - Hamamelis virginiana


Size Notes: Deciduous small tree which grows to 15-20 feet.
Leaf: Oval leaves with wavy margins.
Autumn Foliage: Yes - Yellow
Fruit: Fragrant yellow clusters of ribboned petals in late fall to early winter give way to green capsules that mature to light brown. The seed capsules split the following year and forcefully expel black seeds up to 30 feet away. 
Size Class: Under 30'


Terms and Conditions

  • Remember, no more than 1 of each kind and a limit of 2 total trees per household. Baltimore City residents only please.
  • I agree to plant this tree in Baltimore City on my property/with permission from property owner within two weeks of the giveaway date.
  • I understand that by accepting this tree, I agree to allow TreeBaltimore to map and monitor the health of your tree as part of their tree giveaway survive-ability study.
  • This website is intended to provide general information only. Always seek the advice of a health professional before eating any plant matter. Information provided is not designed to diagnose, prescribe, or treat any illness, or injury. Always consult a health care professional or medical doctor when suffering from any health ailment, disease, illness, or injury, or before attempting any traditional or folk remedies. As with any natural product, they can be toxic if misused.




Witch Hazel

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