A large, spreading shrub or small tree, with rounded leaves that turn yellow in autumn.
Yellow male catkins appear in early spring, which are then followed by edible nuts in the autumn.
Prefers heavier fertile soils. Will tolerate some shade. Ideal for hillsides and steep banks.
Value To Wildlife:
Associated with a rich ground flora. Very good for insects. Nuts eaten by a variety of animals.
You’ll receive a 2 year old well established whip that's between 20 to 60cm in height.
This is a deciduous tree and so will shed its leaves in autumn, in order to protect itself from the cold winter weather. Come spring, it’ll burst back into bud and begin to flourish once more.
Time to maximum height
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