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Corylus maxima 'Purpurea'

Corylus maxima 'Purpurea'

Common Name: Purple-leaved filbert

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A very small upright tree or large shrub producing purple-tinged catkins in late winter, followed by deep purple, heart-shaped foliage in summer with curious and striking purple tinged fruit husks in late summer which ripen to edible hazelnuts by autumn. Ideal for chalky soils or sunny gardens with limited space; exposed or sheltered. Very hardy.

Recommended for:

Lg Garden/Park
Med Garden
Small Garden
Ornamental Woodland

Tree Type: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: Very Small (up to 6m)

Growth Rate: Moderate

Crown Shape: Irregular

Season of Interest: Summer and Autumn

Ornamental Flower: Yes

Flower Colour: Purple

Intolerant of: Not Specified

Soil Types Tolerated: Chalk, Damp, Dry, Loam, Sandy, and Well drained

Summer Foliage Colour: Purple

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