Skip to content

Buttercup Winterhazel

Pendent racemes of mildly fragrant butter yellow blossoms hang from the graceful branches of this woodland shrub before the leaves emerge. Bright green, deep-veined foliage turns yellow in fall. Best planted in full sun to light shade, sheltered from wind and late season frosts. Excellent planted en masse or mixed in the shrub border next to Rhododendrons and azaleas. Native to Japan and Taiwan.

Plant Features:

  • Height: 4 - 6'
  • Spread: 6 - 8'
  • Shape: Upright spreading
  • Foliage: Medium green
  • Fall Foliage: Yellow
  • Zone: 6 - 8
Plant information and imagery used by permission from Bailey Nurseries.
Plant Features are recommendations for optimal performance. Availability subject to change.

What Our Clients Have to Say

I greatly enjoy the memorial garden you created for me and have received many compliments, thank you and to the polite and helpful crew, thank you! You went above and beyond!

Vicki

Thank you Samantha and Tim, Everything looks beautiful, Derek and crew did a great job!

Dan & Sue

Zehr’s has a wonderful, reasonably priced assortment of garden plants and the staff is friendly and helpful. I’m already planning on going back next spring.

Elaine