Corylus americana 'Purpleleaf Select'

American Hazlenut

Ordering plants has concluded for the season. The selection on our website is what is overwintered at the nursery. Our Spring 2024 plant catalog will be available later this winter.

 All the wildlife benefits of Corylus americana but with the ornamental touch of reddish foliage that lasts all summer long before turning burgundy in autumn. A strong growing hardy shrub that can tolerate many soil types and produces edible nuts. 

Secondary Name:
American Hazlenut
Plant Type:
Fruit & Nut Small Plants
Hardiness Zone:
Sun Exposure:
Ultimate Plant Height:
HT 6-10'
Ultimate Spread:
SP 8-12'
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