Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana

ClassificationDicots
FamilyHamamelidaceae
Family (Traditional)Hamamelidaceae
GenusHamamelis
Species: Hamamelis virginiana
Infrapecies:Hamamelis virginiana L. var. virginiana
Common NameAmerican Witchhazel
Growth Habitshrub
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: Yes; Woody Herbaceous: Woody; Duration: Perennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: shrub; Region of Origin: North America; Reproductive Phenology: January; Reproductive Phenology: Febuary; Reproductive Phenology: October; Reproductive Phenology: November; Reproductive Phenology: December; Leaf Arrangement: alternate; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Dissection: 0; Leaf Persistance: Deciduous; Leaf Petiole Type: petiolate; Leaf Type: broadleaf; Leaf Venation: pinnate; Leaflet Margins: crenate; Leaflet Margins: dentate; Leaflet Number: 0; Base Flower Color: Yellow; Fruit Dehiscence: Yes; Fruit Type: Capsule; Fruit Wet/Dry: Dry; Overall Flower Symmetry: Actinomorphic; Pistil Number: 1; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: 4
C value 4
StatusNative

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.

Specimens and Distribution

No specimens exist for this species.

Plant Photos

Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Alaina Krakowiak
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Alaina Krakowiak
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Sunny Fleming
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Sunny Fleming
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Tara Littlefield
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Tara Littlefield
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Tara Littlefield
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Tara Littlefield
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Tara Littlefield
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Tara Littlefield
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Theo Witsell
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Theo Witsell
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Theo Witsell
Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana - Theo Witsell