(Corylus americana) A deciduous multi-stemmed shrub with dark green leaves that forms a rounded thicket. Red Orange in fall season. Quail, grouse, blue jays, squirrel and deer feed on various parts of the plant. Edible nuts. Best grown informally where it can spread such as natural areas, windbreak plantings and wildlife shelterbelts. May also be used as a screen or at the back of a shrub border. Soil: well drained. Light: full sun to part shade. Height: 10 to 16 feet with a spread of 8-13 feet. Zones: 4-7
Stock 2-3 feet tall at pick-up.
Please note: we do NOT offer shipping. You must pick up your order in person at Green Mountain Orchards on Saturday, May 6 in Putney, Vermont.