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  • Hazel

    Corylus avellana hedging

    From £1.60

    Hazel (Corylus avellana) is a native deciduous hedging plant that has distinctive pale yellow fluffy catkins. This hedging plant can be planted alone or with other native hedging plants to create a mixed native hedge.

    Hazel (Corylus avellana) has rounded and slightly hairy leaves that have a pointed tip. The green leaves turn a lovely shade of yellow and orange in the autumn before falling off when the season changes. 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.

    You can plant Hazel alone to create a feature hedge or plant with other native hedging plants to create a mixed native hedge. Pleasee see our native hedging plants range here.

    More Information
    Berry Colour Green
    Deciduous Yes
    Semi Evergreen No
    Evergreen No
    Flower Colour White
    Grows Up To 8m
    Has Berries Yes
    Is Edible No
    Is Native Yes
    Intruder Proof No
    Privacy Hedge No
    Brutting or breaking sideshoots half way along their length in August followed by shortening the brutted shoots to 3-4 buds when the catkins are shedding pollen in late winter. When necessary remove up to one third of old overcrowded shoots to the main branches.

    1. Select Root Type

    Bare Root 

    Bare roots are young plants that are only planted when they are dormant, from November to March (weather dependant). We lift bare root plants and despatch them during the planting season but they can be pre-ordered in summer to guarantee your stock. As they are cheaper to grow, they are one of our most affordable hedge planting options and the cheapest way to plant a hedge.

    Root Ball 

    Root ball plants are also seasonal stock as they can only be lifted when they are dormant, from November to March (weather dependant). These plants are scooped out of the ground like an ice-cream using machinery to keep their root system intact and wrapped in bio-degradable, hessian sacks.  They are mature plants that provide dense coverage very early on, ideal for when you need a thick hedge quickly. Root ball hedging plants give an instant effect and are a cheaper alternative to instant trough grown hedging. 

    Pot Grown 

    Pot grown plants can be planted year round and they are our mose convenient option of hedging plants. They come in a wide range of sizes, from 10cm to 2.5m so they're suitable for the majority of planting requirements. From small 2L shrubs to large 15L extra tall hedging, there will be a pot grown plant for any garden type. 

    Instant Hedging 

    Our Instant Hedging is grown in troughs or bags that measure 50cm-1 metre in length and carefully clipped during the growing season to create a dramatic, instant hedge effect. If you are looking for a quick fix or an instant impact, Instant Trough Grown hedging is the solution for you. 

    2. Select Size & Quantity:

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    • (Corylus avellana) Hazel 30/50cm Cell grown
      (Corylus avellana) Hazel 30/50cm Cell grown
      30/50cm
      Cell Grown Pot Grown
      Price £1.90
      Planting Density:
      5 to 7 per metre
      Pre-order for Nov
      Min. Quantity: 12
    • Hazel 40/60cm 2L Pot Grown Hedging Plants
      Hazel 40/60cm 2L Pot Grown Hedging Plants
      40/60cm
      2L Pot Pot Grown
      Price £8.99
      Planting Density:
      3 to 7 per metre
      Min. Quantity: 12
    • Hazel 60/90cm 2L Pot Grown Hedging Plants
      Hazel 60/90cm 2L Pot Grown Hedging Plants
      60/90cm
      2L Pot Pot Grown
      Price £10.00
      Planting Density:
      3 to 5 per metre
      Pre-order for Jul
    • Hazel 80/100cm 2L pot
      (Corylus avellana) Hazel 80/100cm 2L pot
      80/100cm
      2L Pot Pot Grown
      Price £11.99
      Planting Density:
      3 to 5 per metre
      Pre-order for Jun
      Min. Quantity: 12
    • Hazerl Bare Root Bundle 40-60cm
      Hazerl Bare Root Bundle 40-60cm
      40/60cm
      Bare Root
      Price £1.60
      Planting Density:
      5 to 7 per metre
      Image shows a bare root bundle
      Pre-order for Nov
      Min. Quantity: 12
    • Hazerl Bare Root Bundle 60-90cm
      Hazerl Bare Root Bundle 60-90cm
      60/90cm
      Bare Root
      Price £1.99
      Planting Density:
      5 to 7 per metre
      Image shows a bare root bundle
      Pre-order for Nov
      Min. Quantity: 12
    • Hazel Bare Root Bundle 90-120cm
      Hazel Bare Root Bundle 90-120cm
      90/120cm
      Bare Root
      Price £2.50
      Planting Density:
      3 to 7 per metre
      Image shows a bare root bundle
      Pre-order for Nov
      Min. Quantity: 12
    • Hazerl Bare Root Bundle 120-150cm
      Hazerl Bare Root Bundle 120-150cm
      120/150cm
      Bare Root
      Price £4.99
      Planting Density:
      3 to 5 per metre
      Image shows a bare root bundle
      Pre-order for Nov
      Min. Quantity: 12
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    More Information
    Berry Colour Green
    Deciduous Yes
    Semi Evergreen No
    Evergreen No
    Flower Colour White
    Grows Up To 8m
    Has Berries Yes
    Is Edible No
    Is Native Yes
    Intruder Proof No
    Privacy Hedge No

    Delivery Information

    • Orders £100 and over to mainland UK are delivered FREE for box deliveries
    • Our delivery lead time is 3-7 days.
    • Orders under £100 to mainland UK £4.99 (box delivery).
    • Orders requiring a pallet delivery, free delivery over £200 or a £60 pallet charge if the order is under £200.
    • Bespoke deliveries that require a dedicated vehicle is a charge of £300 or free on orders over £1000.
    • We can deliver to Scottish Highlands & Islands, Channel Islands, Isle of Wight and Isle Man, but the delivery cost will need to be quoted by one of our team, so please contact us on

    For some plants that are too heavy or too tall to be packed in cardboard boxes we use pallet deliveries. In these circumstances, we require a minimum order value of £200 for free delivery, or you can make a contribution towards the delivery cost. Look out for the information on product pages which explains this further where applicable and if your order is for less than £200 please call or email us to agree a delivery contribution. This requirement only applies to those plants where it is clearly indicated on the product page.

    For delivery information for other products please see here.

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