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9386 Congress Street Ext
Trumansburg, NY, 14886
United States

607.342.4953

Edible Acres is a permaculture nursery and food forest farm located in Trumansburg, NY.  Focused on perennial, hardy, useful, edible and resilient plants, we use low and no tech solutions to grow out hundreds of different types of plants for our community and beyond!  We're excited to share what we do with you!

Hazelnut

Plants for Fall 2019 Shipping

Your order placed now will be collected, carefully packaged and shipped as bare root plants as soon as we enter dormancy this fall. This normally begins mid to late October and into early November. We’ll email you shipping confirmation and tracking details as soon as they ship! Since our nursery is outdoors and based on nature our timing is dependent on the weather.

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Hazelnut

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Hazelnut

from 12.00

Corylus Americana
 The American Hazelnut is a real hardy being, capable of withstanding a lot of rough times once established.  Native to the raw and open prairies of the US, this dense bush can produce many many little delicious Hazelnuts for you to enjoy through the winter.  Flexible canes and small size make harvesting easy from the ground, and it can be pruned back hard if it ever gets too big.  

Our main hazelnut offerings are from seeds selected from a 300 bush planting on a raw, infertile hilltop loaded with weed pressure.  From that planting we select the largest nuts from the smallest bushes and grow them out for you to enjoy.

 Hazelnuts use wind for pollination so for best nut production you’d want a handful of plants near enough each other to cross.  The biggest and best looking nuts can be saved to plant out so you can improve your selections over time.  Great element in a windbreak, or on the sunny side of a hedgerow.  

Size:
10’ tall and wide, sometimes taller

Site Preference:
Enjoys full sun and can tolerate drier soils.

Hardiness:
Zone 4

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