American Hazelnut - Corylus americana | Pots ready spring & fall

Common name: American Hazelnut

Scientific name: Corylus americana

Example mature size: 3.5 m tall, 3.5 m wide; 11.5 ft tall, 11.5 ft wide

Sunlight: Full-sun, Shade

Water: Average

Soil: Loam

Blooms: Green in April

Ontario plant status: Native Shrub, Common

Natural habitats: Open-upland, Prairie-savannahs

Wildlife benefits: Deer/moose 🦌, Omnivores 🦝, Rodents 🐿️, Songbirds 🐦

Points of interest: - Adaptable to any growing conditions; dry to wet soils, full-sun to full-shade - Attracts squirrels - Upright spreading shrub - Edible nuts