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Corylus americana (Hazelnut)

Corylus americana (Hazelnut)

Type: Native Tree/Shrub

Height: 10-16'; 8-13' spread

Sun: Full sun to partial shade

Water: Medium to wet soils


2-3" long flowers emerge in spring; female flowers create small edible nuts in July. Tolerates clay.

  • Photo Credit

    By Steven Katovich, USDA Forest Service, - Forestry Images, Image Number: 5497076, American hazelnut, Corylus americana Walt., CC BY-SA 3.0,

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