Red Majestic® Contorted Filbert (Corylus 'Red Majestic')
Corylus avellana Contorta ‘Red Majestic’ is the rare new form of the contorted hazel with brilliant bright red leaves. It does best planted in a moist, well drained soil in sun or semi shade and it will grow up to 8-10 feet. It features unusual red nuts and red catkins and has been a long-time winter favorite.
This corkscrew hazel is ideal for the middle of a sunny border or large container. The twisted stems, provide an unusual focal point.
• Light: Full or Part Sun
• Foliage: Brilliant bright red leaves
• Average Size: Slow growing / 8 - 10 feet
• Bloom: Purple-red nuts and catkins
• Zone 4 - 8