Corkscrew Hazel



Latin Name: Corylus avellana 'Contorta'

Description: An unusual shrub with distinct erect branches noted for their twisted and gnarled shapes. Very effective against the winter snow. Yellow catkins appear in very early spring. Prefers moist to wet soil.

Zone: 5
Height: 2.5 m
Spread: 2.5 m
Shape: Rounded, twisted
Sun or Shade: SUN OR PART SHADE
Foliage: Green
Fruit: Nut
Fall Colour: Yellow
Flower Colour: Catkins

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