witch hazel corylus plu9897

tom grace sen asked 14 years ago

I have a witch hazel corylus plu 9897.What does corylus plu9897 stand for? It is 4years old.It has never flowered,Please advise. Thanks.

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 4 years ago
Corylus is the botanical name for ordinary common hazel, not witch hazel, which is hamamelis. Common hazel has catkins, but does not flower like the witch hazel.

The plu9897 is probably a nursery stock number, nothing to do with the name of the plant.