The Hazel (Corylus avellana) is small sized bushy tree reaching about 6ft in 10 years. The Hazel has attractive leaves and is popular for its Easter catkins and hazelnuts, which make a great addition to the Christmas nut bowl. In folklore the hazel is often found at the border between the worlds where magical things may be found. The Celts believed hazel nuts gave wisdom and inspiration.
Easily coppiced to form a bush, the Hazel is the ideal tree gift as it will fit in any sized garden. This tree is 1-2 years old and currently 30-50cm in height.
With each tree gift, your tree is presented in a jute drawstring bag with your own personal message and planting instructions.
- Plant in wet, dry, open, shady and upland sites
- Likes most soil types
- Produces hazelnuts
- Small garden tree
- Native to British Isles