Host to 63 species of Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies)
This small tree or tall shrub is often multi-trunked and usually grows10-15 ft. tall but can reach 35 ft. in height. 
Water Use: Medium
Wetland indicator status: FAC-
Light Requirement: Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry , Moist
Soil Description: Rich, well-drained soil. 
Conditions Comments: The long-lived witch hazel performs best on moister sites.
Use Wildlife: Birds eat the fruits (small brown capsules). Browsed by deer and beaver.  Seeds- Granivorous birds, Small mammals


Witch hazel, hamamelis virginiana



1655 N County Road 605, Sunbury, OH 43074

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