These tall tree-like shrubs offer deep purple foliage when planted in full sun and are very hardy, making them ideal for beginners and professional gardeners alike. With pale yellow flowers in the Spring and a good crop of edible nuts in the Autumn. Great for attracting bees and other pollinators. Grown locally in 10lt pots and currently standing at 0.9m these Purple Hazel’s can grow into great hedging.
This deciduous shrub is native to the Balkans and can be grown as a tall shrub or pruned into thick hedging. Best grown in full sun to partial shade and moist soil. Fully hardy and can possibly withstand temperatures as low as -20 degrees celsius.
Current Height: 1 meter
Ultimate Height: 6 meters
Ultimate Spread: 3 meters