Better known as Witch Hazel. Has a neat, upright, vase-shaped growth habit with fragrant, copper-red flowers that appear in clusters from late winter through to spring. Can be grown in either full sun or partial shade in average type soils that are moist but free-draining. May grow to between 3.5m and 4.5m both in height and width. A hardy, deciduous shrub with foliage that provides good autumn colour.