Corylus americana


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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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1 Viburnum rafinesquianum -- -- -- -- Cornus racemosa -- -- -- -- Corylus americana -- -- -- -- Sambucus nigra -- -- -- -- Zanthoxylum americanum -- -- -- 0.
Other common shrubs were Ceanothus americanus (New Jersey tea), Comptonia peregrina (sweet fern), Corylus americana (hazelnut), Prunus pumila var.
savannas, and old fields, with the remainder comprised of lowland shrub interspersed with hardwoods (quaking aspen Populus tremuloides, cottonwood Populus deltoides, American hazel Corylus americana and willow Salix spp.