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Order: Fagales
   Family: Betulaceae
            Genus: Corylus
                        Specie: cornuta

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Toothed lobed leaves; catkins to 11/4 in (30mm); tubular nut husks

Uses: Shrub borders Winter silhouette

Zones: 4-8

Description: This deciduous shrub, a native of North America, grows with erect stems to about 10 ft (3 m). The oval lobed leaves are serrated and the catkins only reach about 11?4 in (30 mm) in length. The nuts are enclosed in long tubular husks. Corylus cornuta

Growth Habit: Erect branching habit


Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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