Taxon profile


American Witch-hazel
Hamamelis virginiana L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Saxifragales »  family Hamamelidaceae »  genus Hamamelis - witch-hazel

Scientific synonyms

Hamamelis androgyna Walter
Hamamelis corylifolia Moench
Hamamelis dioica Walter
Hamamelis macrophylla Pursh
Hamamelis virginiana f. macrophylla
Hamamelis virginiana var. henryi Jenne
Hamamelis virginiana var. macrophylla (Pursh) Nutt.
Hamamelis virginiana var. parvifolia Nutt.
Trilopus dentata Raf.
Trilopus estivalis Raf.

Other names

= American Witchhazel
= Common Witchhazel

Least Concern


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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Hamamelis virginiana L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Hamamelis virginiana L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Hamamelis virginiana L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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