Corylus americana

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Related to Corylus americana: American hazel
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Noun1.Corylus americana - nut-bearing shrub of eastern North AmericaCorylus americana - nut-bearing shrub of eastern North America
hazelnut, hazelnut tree, hazel - any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Corylus bearing edible nuts enclosed in a leafy husk
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Other common shrubs were Ceanothus americanus (New Jersey tea), Comptonia peregrina (sweet fern), Corylus americana (hazelnut), Prunus pumila var.
John's-wort), Cephalanthus occidentalis (buttonbush), Sambucus canadensis (common elder), and Corylus americana.