Corylus americana
(American Hazelnut)

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               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit

Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: American Hazelnut, Hazelnut, American Filbert
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 4 - 9
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: March - April
    Status: Native

Corylus americana, or American Hazelnut, is native to the eastern half of United States, except Florida. It is a perennial shrub that grows in open woods, edges of woods, and in open prairies. It blooms in early spring with separate male and female flowers.

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