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