Very stately and handsome in form the Turkish Hazel is very tolerant of urban conditions making it an excellent street tree.
Very tolerant to urban conditions. Does not sucker.
Small edible nut not suitable for commercial propagation.
50' at maturity
30' at maturity
catkins in early spring
dark green summer, yellow to purple in autumn
Pale brown to gray-brown, older bark develops a flaky character and as sacles fall odd a brown or orange-brown bark is exposed
Native to southeast Europe and southwest Asia, from the Balkans through northern Turkey to northern Iran.