Corylus americana

This is a large shrub commonly used as a screen or in open woodland gardens, prairies, and naturalized areas.

Landscape Plant Description

It is important to note that the American Hazelnut will grow into a thicket if you allow it to, promptly removing root suckers will prevent this as well as help maintain the appearance of the plant.

Landscape Plant Features

Common Name American Hazlenut
Cultivar or Variety cultivar
Height 10-16 ft
Spread 8-13 ft
Texture Medium
Form Rounded
Insects Resistant
Disease Resistant