Corkscrew hazel

Add a touch of whimsy to your garden with corkscrew hazel trees. Explore top ideas for incorporating these unique trees into your outdoor space and create a stunning focal point.
This is an unusual shrub growing 2-4 m in ideal conditions. Foliage is light green and serrated, turning yellow in Autumn, but the main feature of this shrub-like tree comes after leaf drop when the twisted branches are free of foliage and clearly visible, adding a dramatic sculptural presence to the landscape. To add to its beauty, yellow hanging catkins are produced on the bare branches. Definitely a variety to consider if you're looking for something a little different to make a statement. Ideas, Myrtaceae, Corkscrew Hazel, Shrub Roses, Eastern Redbud, Seedlings, Butterfly Bush, Flowering Quince, Shrubs

This is a unique-looking shrub growing 2-4 m in ideal conditions. Foliage is light green and serrated, turning yellow in autumn. The main feature becomes apparent after leaf drop when the twisted branches are clearly visible, adding a dramatic sculptural presence to the landscape. Yellow hanging catkins are produced on the bare branches.

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Last week, I was home for a quick visit--just two short days, punctuated by a visit to the funeral home and some maintenance on the car. Visitation was for a family friend who succumbed to ALS, and whose husband carpooled with my father to work for many years. Ron would come in almost every Friday after work to enjoy a beer at our house, and sometimes he would light up his pipe while he sat and spun yarns. I love the sweet tobacco smell of pipe smoke, and it reminds me of Ron every time I…

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