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Corylus 'Purple Haze'

Purple Haze Hazelnut

Hazelnut

Comments

Foliage is a fabulous burgundy in spring turning to coppery-bronze by mid-summer, bears no fruit; a fine color accent shrub, great for naturalizing areas, adaptable to various soil types and moisture levels

Description

Foliage is a fabulous burgundy in spring turning to coppery-bronze by mid-summer, bears no fruit; a fine color accent shrub, great for naturalizing areas, adaptable to various soil types and moisture levels

Landscape Attributes

Purple Haze Hazelnut is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.

This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice for attracting birds to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Purple Haze Hazelnut is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use

Planting & Growing

Purple Haze Hazelnut will grow to be about 10 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 8 feet. It has a low canopy with a typical clearance of 1 foot from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 40 years or more.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

dry to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

4b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

10 feet

8 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

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