These hazelnut bushes are from named varieties on own roots
While Hazelnuts are mainly sought after for the nuts, they also make handsome plants as a thicket hedge or screen that will also bear a little fruit. Different varieties should be planted together as not self fertile and the catkins.are wind pollinated of
Will be between 4-6 years before they bear fruit but then will continue ito their 40's - 50's. Catkins bear on 1 year old shoots. The bushes or small trees grow to 5 to 10 m
Grow in free draining soil. Hazelnuts are frost hardy to -14º, when catkins are hardy to -8. Trees like warm summer, but need cool winters.
Further information on growing hazelnuts or setting up an orchard can be found at HAZELNUT
- Product Code: HAZES
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