It has beautiful, deep purple leaves in spring and summer. The branches have the same intricately contorted appearance and it has pretty pink/purple catkins in later winter or early spring. It makes a spectacular specimen shrub and is suitable for most garden sizes.
Corkscrew Hazel. A shrub with heart-shaped green leaves and strongly twisted stems, that are particularly effective in winter. Bears yellow catkins late winter early spring. Height 5m. Spread 5m. Deciduous. Hardy.
Hazel. An weeping tree-like shrub with heart-shaped green leaves. Bears yellow catkins late winter early spring. Height 5m. Spread 5m. Deciduous. Hardy.
Beautiful compact variety with distinctive 'corkscrew' branches which bear long catkins in late winter and early spring. It's leaves turn from green to eye-catching yellow-orange in autumn. Deciduous. Compact form of corkscrew hazel. Best in well-drained soil.
Filbert. An upright tree-like shrub with heart-shaped dark purple leaves. Bears yellow purple tinged catkins late winter early spring. Produces edible hazelnuts in tubular husks ripening in autumn. Height 6m. Spread 5m. Deciduous. Hardy. Amazing foliage colour.