Alphabetical Plant Listing

Hamamelis x intermedia 'Diane' (Witch Hazel)

Witch Hazel 'Diane', Chinese Witch Hazel 'Diane', Hamamelis x intermedia 'New Red'


Prized for its profusion of sweetly fragrant flowers and its lovely fall colors, Hamamelis x intermedia 'Diane' (Witch Hazel) is a very eye-catching winter-flowering shrub. Hardy, this medium to large, vase-shaped, deciduous shrub features dense clusters of scented, copper-red flowers in mid- to late winter. Each flower consists of 4 ribbon-like, crinkled, strap-shaped petals. The broad, oval, green leaves warm up to attractive shades of yellow, orange and red in fall. 

  • This shrub has a spreading habit and grows up to 8-12 ft. tall (240-360 cm) and 10-15 ft. wide (300-450 cm)
  • A full sun to part shade lover, this plant is best grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils. Prefers organically rich, moist, acidic soils. Some tolerance for clay soils. Best flowering in full sun.
  • Recipient of the prestigious Award of Garden Merit of the Royal Horticultural Society
  • Generally pest free. Coral spot may be a problem
  • Mass in mixed shrub borders for dramatic winter blooms. Great flowering shrub for woodland gardens or as screen and hedge. Perfect as specimen plant.
  • Deer resistant, low maintenance
  • Promptly remove any suckers to prevent spread.
  • Prune in spring after flowering to control shape and size.
  • Propagate by grafting

Not sure which Hamamelis - Witch Hazels to pick?
Compare All Hamamelis - Witch Hazels

Buy Hamamelis x intermedia 'Diane' (Witch Hazel)

Requirements

Hardiness 5 – 9
Heat Zones 1 – 9
Climate Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 15, 16, 17
Plant Type Shrubs
Plant Family Hamamelis - Witch Hazels
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Early)
Fall
Winter
Height 8' – 12' (240cm – 3.6m)
Spread 10' – 15' (3m – 4.5m)
Spacing 120" – 144" (300cm – 360cm)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained, Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Plant of Merit, Showy
Tolerance Clay Soil, Deer
Garden Uses Hedges and Screens
Garden Styles Informal and Cottage, Prairie and Meadow, Traditional Garden

Buy Plants

Great Plant Combination Ideas with Hamamelis - Witch Hazels

Guides with Hamamelis - Witch Hazels


Botanik Foto

While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.


Requirements

Hardiness 5 – 9
Heat Zones 1 – 9
Climate Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 15, 16, 17
Plant Type Shrubs
Plant Family Hamamelis - Witch Hazels
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Early)
Fall
Winter
Height 8' – 12' (240cm – 3.6m)
Spread 10' – 15' (3m – 4.5m)
Spacing 120" – 144" (300cm – 360cm)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained, Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Plant of Merit, Showy
Tolerance Clay Soil, Deer
Garden Uses Hedges and Screens
Garden Styles Informal and Cottage, Prairie and Meadow, Traditional Garden

Great Plant Combination Ideas with Hamamelis - Witch Hazels

Guides with Hamamelis - Witch Hazels

Plant Calculator

How many Hamamelis x intermedia 'Diane' (Witch Hazel) do I need for my garden?

%
ft
ft

Your Shopping List

Plant Quantity
Hamamelis x intermedia 'Diane' (Witch Hazel)

Find your Hardiness Zone

Find your Climate Zone

Find your Heat Zone

Join Gardenia.net

Create a membership account to save your garden designs and to view them on any device.

Becoming a contributing member of Gardenia is easy and can be done in just a few minutes. If you provide us with your name, email address and the payment of a modest $25 annual membership fee, you will become a full member, enabling you to design and save up to 25 of your garden design ideas.

Join now and start creating your dream garden!

Create a New Collection

Optional. For your reference.


Move Selected Plants to a Different Collection


Delete Collection

This field is required.