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Purple Filbert' Hazel Tree

Corylus 'Filbert Purple'

SKU: ORN0135

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£35.00
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Small but mighty nut tree
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The Highlights

    • A purple-leaved relative of our native Hazel with much larger nuts and leaves on a compact plant
    • Filberts are delicious eaten fresh or roasted - these ones have a wine-purple tint!
    • A very attractive, small multi stemmed tree which grows to 3 x 3m
    • Ideal fpr smaller gardens or as hedging
    • Develops long yellow catkins in late winter
    • Cultivated in Southern Europe for 1000s of years

Planting Calendar

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Know Your Plant

Supplied as:

9L Pot
This tree is supplied in a 9L Poly-Pot, which is approx D15 x H30cm. Poly-Pots use 70% less plastic then traditional pots and can be recycled easily. A 9L pot allows ample space for good root development and can support a good size tree.

Height on arrival:

130-150cm
3m

Eventual height:

3m

Eventual spread:

3m

Tasting notes:

Creamy, toasted and earthy flavours

Time to first crop:

3-4 years
Hazelnut bushes will usually produce their first nuts in their fourth year, though they will not come into full nut production until year nine or later.

Habit:

Bushy

Hardiness:

Fully hardy
This tree is fully hardy, meaning it will survive under any condition including the occasional snowy winters in the UK. The one thing to watch out for is blossoms being affected by frost. If there is frost forecast when your tree is in blossom, you should protect it overnight with horticultural fleece.

Self fertile:

Self fertile

Uses:

Eating, cooking

Rootstock:

Spacing:

3m

Care Guide

Excellent pest and disease resistance

Generally pest and disease free.MORE

Water when newly planted

Water establishing plants during dry weather for at least a year after planting.MORE

Full sun to partial shade

Will be happy in partial shade but we recommend planting them in full sun to get the best crops from them. MORE

Any fertile, well-draining soil

Filberts can tolerate a range of soil types, provided they are free draining.MORE

No feeding required

No feeding needed.MORE

Some structural pruning required

Prune to maintain the tree's shape, especially if grown as a hedge. Prune during the dormant season (November-March).MORE