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Corylus maxima 'purpurea'

Corylus maxima 'purpurea'
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Price:  £12.95
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Common name:  Purple hazel
Type:  Shrub
Aspect:  Tolerant
Colour:  Purple
Season:  Not applicable
Soil:  Moist and well drained
Size:  Large
Delivery:  Mail order or collect in person
Image:  WTGN

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Very attractive small, deciduous and shrubby tree. Deep purple leaves and purplish catkins and edible nuts in the autumn. Corylus maxima purpurea in fully hardy, robust, easy to brow and pretty much pest and disease free. Full sun will produce the most dramatic dark leaf colouring. Cut back in spring to control size if desired. Height: ultimately up to 6m without cutting back - we keeps ours at no more than 2m height.