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Corylus avellana - 'Purpurea' (Purple Leaved Hazel)

Corylus avellana - 'Purpurea' (Purple Leaved Hazel)
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Type Tree, Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Deciduous
Form Compact Rounded Tree
Size Small Tree (1.5 to 3m height)
Colours Purple Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Slow Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Corylus avellana:

  • Ideal for fast growing screening
  • Tolerates heavy clay soils

Weaknesses of Corylus avellana

  • Will not tolerate exposed, cold or hot and sunny locations
  • Does not produce showy attractive flowers
  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils
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bushes and trees for fast growing screening
plants for heavy clay soils

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