A favorite with nut lovers the world over! It grows normally into a large shrub 12-15′ high but can be trained into a small tree. It is best to plant where sheltered from north and west winds that sometimes damage the pollen-bearing catkins in winter. Plant two to ensure pollination. Zones 4-9. We ship 1-1½′ bareroot trees.
- Hardiness Zones 4-9
- Light Required Full Sun, Partial Shade
- Spread 8 - 10 feet
- Height 12 - 15 feet
We ship this item in Spring
sku: 08715 Ships in Spring
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Botanical Name :Corylus americana
Colors :Rich red.
Light Required :Full Sun, Partial Shade
Spread :8 - 10 feet
Offer Size :1- 1 1/2' Bareroot
Form :Tree, Nut Tree, Shade Tree, Hazelnut
Height :12 - 15 feet
Spacing :10 - 15 feet
Foliage :Rough, dark leaves; turn bronze or crimson in Fall.
Flower Form :1.5 - 3 inch male catkins in April. Female flowers insignificant.
Blooms :Early Spring
Fruit :Clusters of 2 - 6 round, 1/2 inch long nuts with smooth, thick shells. Shells are easy to crack; shell out whole.
Soil Requirements :Loamy Soil
Growth Rate :Medium to fast growth.
Pollinator :Plant 2 or more for best pollination.
Yield :Approximately 20-30 pounds of nuts at maturity. Bearing age: 3-4 years.
Depth :Same as in the nursery.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
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