Hamamelis virginiana L.

Common name

English: Common Witchhazel

German: Virginische Zauberhasel, Virginische Zaubernuss

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Hamamelidales (5)

        Family: Hamamelidaceae (2) (family description)

          Genus: Hamamelis (1)

           Epithet: virginiana L. (3)

Synonym: Trilopus dentata Raf.

dentata => toothed like saw teeth

virginiana => from Virginia, North America

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Hamamelis virginiana at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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