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Hazel hedge plants

Corylus avellana hedging

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Hazel hedge plants have a lot to offer, with large green foliage that adopts golden tones in the autumn, long yellow catkins and sweet, edible nuts. It's easy to see why Corylus avellana is such a popular choice. This native plant is of significant importance to wildlife, with Hazel hedge plants supporting over 70 species of insect, as well as dormice, squirrels and moths.

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  • Best Features: Edible nuts, yellow catkins, wildlife friendly
  • Ideal For Hedges: 1m - 4m high
  • Growth Rate: Average to Fast | 30-60cm a year
  • Position: Hazel Hedges are shade tolerant, can handle windy, exposed sites and will thrive in nearly all soil types
  • Also Consider: Other native hedging plants, such as Field Maple (Acer campestre) for similar, yellow autumn colour or Hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna) for attractive, red haws

* Please note, 1 bare root = 1 Hazel plant, not a bundle of plants. We use a mixture of bare root photos taken in leaf from our growing sites in summer, as well as during the bare root planting season when Hazel may be defoliated.

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Hazel hedge plants (Corylus avellana) description

The green foliage of Corylus avellana is rounded and slightly hairy with a pointed tip, turning lovely shades of orange and yellow in the autumn before falling. Hazel Corylus avellana produces edible nuts that are popular with wildlife, particularly squirrels, and has attractive, long, yellow catkins that adorn the branches in early spring.

Most popular uses of Hazel hedging

Corylus avellana is suited to cottage garden and informal hedging. It can be trimmed into a more formal shape if desired, but looks better when left to develop a natural form. Hazel hedge plants grow well in almost any soil type and will tolerate exposed sites, making them a good choice to use as a windbreak or screen.

Combine Hazel hedge plants with

Grow Hazel Corylus avellana alone for a uniform look, or combine with other native plants for an interesting feature hedge. See our Mixed Hedging Packs for inspiration.

Growth rate of Corylus avellana hedging

Hazel is a fast growing hedge and will achieve 40-60cm a year. Hazel hedge plants are perfect for desired heights of 1m - 4m.

Care advice for Hazel Corylus avellana

Hazel is a very low maintenance hedging option; we advise trimming Corylus avellana once a year, in February or March. Take a look at our Hedging Care Advice page for further information.

Suggested planting density for Hazel hedge plants

For information on planting density specific to Hazel hedge plants, please see the product table below. In the 'No. Per Metre' column, you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type.

Corylus avellana is available to buy year-round as Pot Grown and Cell Grown Plants. From November - mid/late May, Hazel hedge plants can be purchased as Bare Roots, using cold stored plants towards the end of the season.

On the whole, our Hazel hedge plants are UK grown by experts with years of nursery growing know-how. On the rare occasion that we do source Hazel hedging from outside of the UK, we make sure our overseas suppliers are unbeaten on quality. At best4hedging, we strive to make certain that your hedging plants reach you in the freshest condition and that they are of the highest standard, whilst protecting our outstanding prices. Rest assured, you can buy Corylus avellana hedging plants online with complete confidence.

Showing 20 of our total 176 reviews, with an average rating of 5 stars. Read all 176 reviews for Hazel hedge plants.
Review Summary - 5 out of 5 based on 176 ratings.
May 16, 2022 | Elizabeth Cameron
Hazel hedge plants

Strong Healthy plants everytime

May 12, 2022 | Susan Richerby
Hazel hedge plants

They're still alive and doing well.

May 6, 2022 | Anonymous
Hazel hedge plants

Poor

April 22, 2022 | Kathy Owen
Hazel hedge plants

Arrived in good condition and growing well

April 22, 2022 | Lesley Capes
Hazel hedge plants

As Above

April 20, 2022 | Helen Reynolds
Hazel hedge plants

Excellent

April 19, 2022 | Trish Dodds
Hazel hedge plants

Very healthy plants, bigger than I was expecting. Easy to plant and budding already

April 18, 2022 | David Bowen
Hazel hedge plants

Healthy and impressive plants

April 17, 2022 | Jules Evernden
Hazel hedge plants

Great quality, arrived as expected.

April 10, 2022 | Anonymous
Hazel hedge plants

Bare root plant that was well packaged and clearly labelled. Planted out straight away and is now shooting.

April 8, 2022 | Jacqueline Taylor
Hazel hedge plants

As Above

April 5, 2022 | CL
Hazel hedge plants

Excellent

April 5, 2022 | Tracy Hoyle
Hazel hedge plants

As Above

April 5, 2022 | Anonymous
Hazel hedge plants

Well rooted large planting

March 31, 2022 | c j jackson
Hazel hedge plants

Such healthy looking barefoot plants .Will be ordering more

March 31, 2022 | Elizabeth Jones
Hazel hedge plants

As Above

March 29, 2022 | Adam Bloom
Hazel hedge plants

As Above

March 29, 2022 | Anonymous
Hazel hedge plants

Good value for money, nice big plants

March 29, 2022 | Anonymous
Hazel hedge plants

So far so good.............

March 29, 2022 | Anonymous
Hazel hedge plants

Good plants, great condition, a few were a bit small for the selected size, but overall very happy with the quality

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