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Corylus Contorta, Harry Lauder's Walking Stick (multiple sizes)

Corylus Contorta, Harry Lauder's Walking Stick (multiple sizes)


Available for delivery or pickup at our Lawrenceville/Grayson location ONLY.


p>Corylus avellana 'Contorta' 

Harry Lauder's walking stick, Contorted Filbert, European Filbert


Type: Deciduous shrub

Family: Betulaceae

Zone: 4 to 8

Height: 8.00 to 10.00 feet

Spread: 8.00 to 10.00 feet

Bloom Time: March to April

Bloom Description: Yellowish brown (male)

Sun: Full sun to part shade

Water: Medium

Maintenance: Low

Suggested Use: Hedge

Flower: Showy

Other: Winter Interest


Best grown in moist, organically rich, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Tolerates average garden soils. Avoid heavy clays. Prompt removal of root suckers will help maintain plant appearance, and, if desired, help prevent thicket formation. Plants may be propagated by suckers, early summer soft wood cuttings or seed.

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