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American Filbert

Corylus americana

American Filbert is a shrub that forms rounded thickets. In spring, short, yellow-brown catkins bloom. Female flowers mature in summer into edible nuts that are eaten by wildlife. Fall color is beautiful and varied in color.

Interesting spring catkins
Beautiful fall color
Provides food and cover for watchable wildlife

Gardening Suggestions for American Filbert:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Key Characteristics:

Average
Songbirds
Midwest Native
Height:
10-18 Feet
Spread:
8-15 Feet
Hardiness Zone:
4 - 8

RPM: Scientifically Proven to Grow Faster and Healthier

Forrest Keeling Nursery is the world-renowned originator of the RPM (root production method®) RPM technology. Our patented RPM tree technology yields unsurpassed survivability and plant growth, which makes Forrest Keeling plants the benchmark for wetland restorations and large-scale installations in any application.

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Great Garden Neighbors:
Deciduous Holly Deciduous Holly
Black Chokeberry Black Chokeberry

Additional Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Songbirds
Upland Birds and Game
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Habit
Deciduous
Program
Grow Native!
Attributes
Midwest Native
Naturalizing
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Characteristics Key

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Humming- birds
Songbirds
Butterflies
Dry
Average
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet Soil
Cut Flower
Midwest Native
Dried Flower
Salt Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Climbing
Fragrant
Container
Great Foliage