Corylopsis pauciflora – “Buttercup Winterhazel”

Botanical name: Corylopsis pauciflora
Common name: “Buttercup Winterhazel”


Size: 4-6′ x 4-6′
Light: Partial sun
Bloom: Feb-Mar


Finely-textured shrubs with a spreading growth habit provide late-winter, early-spring color with abundant Primrose-yellow, Pealike blooms which appear before fresh, springtime foliage emerges. Best grown under bright filtered light in well-drained but moisture-retentive, acid soil.

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