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Common Name: Turkish Hazel

Species Name: Corylus colurna

Family Name: Betulaceae





Plant Facts  
Origin Europe
Sun Preference Shade



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 35-foot diameter, 50-foot height
    • Leaves: Alternate, simple, ovate to obovate, 2-6 inches long, doubly serrate



Soil Preference Well-drained, loam
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone
Notes Tolerant of adverse conditions, pH adaptable, drought tolerant; slow to establish and grow but a great tree once it gets going


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