American Hazelnut Corylus americana
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AK, AZ, HI, OR, WA
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The American hazelnut (also known as the American filbert) is a native shrub of the eastern United States. The tasty nuts are highly prized by cooks for their easy-to-crack shells and small, sweet kernel. Squirrels love them as well ... most likely for the same reasons. Hazelnut hedges can be used as windbreaks, visual screens, and to attract wildlife.
- Produces small, sweet nuts
- Provides good windbreak
- Must plant two shrubs for pollination
- Will be delivered at height of 2'–3'
Your Shrub’s Personality
Medium to Fast
The nuts produced by this shrub are a preferred by squirrels, deer, turkey, woodpeckers, pheasants, grouse, quail and jays. The male catkins are a food staple of ruffed grouse throughout the winter.
It is also known as the American filbert.
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