EDIBLE Nut - Shrub
Also called American filbert, this thicket-forming shrub is found throughout the state on a wide range of soils and sites. The nut is consumed by people and wildlife.
Height at maturity is 10 ft.
This species can be commonly used for wind breaks and erosion control. Wildlife benefits are food and cover. Get more information about Hazelnut
*Information from the Missouri Department of Conservation.