Corylus colurna

Turkish Filbert

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Medium, 35' in 20 years
Mature Height - 40-50'
Mature Width - 20-25
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Monoecious, male: in catkins, 2-3" long, female: inconspicuous as only the two free styles protrude from he bud scale
Fruit - Nuts are closely grouped, 3 or more together
Leaf -
Fall Color - Yellow to purple
Bark - Pale brown to gray-brown, older bark develops a flaky character
Other Features - Broad pyramidal, very stately and handsome in form
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Thrives in cold winters and hot summers, very adaptable, loves well-drained soil and is pH tolerant
Native Habitat -
Diseases and Insects - None serious
Strength -
Weakness -

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Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Filbert.
- Other plants of the family Betulaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Corylus.
- Other plants of the species Corylus colurna.