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Last updated 14/05/20 10:00.
Commonly known as American witch hazel, Dwarf alder
From the USA, also called witch alder. In the witch hazel family.
Genus of 2 species of deciduous, low-growing shrubs found in woodland and swamps in southeastern USA.
Deciduous - shrubs
Full sun - for more flowers and better autumn colour.
Additional Features - Good to know - - named after John Fothergill (1712-1780), English physician. Grown for their fragrant bottlebrush-like flowers, which appear before the leaves, and attractive autumn colour.
Pests & Diseases - none
Place of origin - southeastern USA.
Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving -
Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus- rich