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Witch-Hazel provides abundant green foliage during the summer and attractive flowers during the fall when little else is in bloom. The seed capsules resemble miniature cannons that expel their seeds with considerable force, making an audible sound. This unique woody plant can't be confused with anything else.


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© John Hilty

Source: Illinois Wildflowers

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