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Beaked Hazelnut | Corylus cornuta

An attractive large shrub/small tree that has beautiful yellow leaves in fall. It produces an edible nut that was a staple food of the aboriginal coastal people.


Plant Details

HabitatsOak Woodland, Riparian Forests, Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland
Habitat NotesRiparian Forest; Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland
Years Planted at Arboretums2011, 2012, 2010
Mature Height13’
Shade PreferenceFull sun, part shade
Soil ToleranceMoist, well-drained siols
Special UsesAttracts birds; Provides wildlife forage, cover and food