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Hazelnut Cosford
Corylus avellana 'Cosford' - Hazelnut
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Is a mid-sized shrub or small tree with green leaves that turn yellow in autumn. The leaves are deciduous, rounded and delicately, furry on both sides with a jagged edge. Flowers are produced very early in spring, before the leaves, and are followed by fruit in clusters that is a nut. The hazelnut has a roughly spherical to oval shape and are excellent eaten fresh, for roasting and cooking and are very high in protein. 

Size — 250mm
Growth Height — 3m
Frost Tolerant
Fruiting Period — Summer
Light Requirements — Full sun
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Watering needs

Keep moist during dry periods.

Pruning Advice

Tree training in the first three years and aim for an open “vase” structure of four to five main branches with a single stem.