Hippophae rhamnoides l.
Beaked Hazelnut is a multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub native to North America.
Sea Buckthorn is a nitrogen fixing shrub that produces attractive berries high in vitamin C.
BEAKED HAZELNUT QUICK FACTS
SEA BUCKTHORN QUICK FACTS
Berries: small berries that can be used for making jelly and wine, even medicines
Nuts: edible nuts that are attractive to wildlife
In row spacing: 0.9 - 1.2 m (3 - 4 ft)
Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)
Toxicity: Not toxic, but tiny filaments from the husk can irritate skin that it contacts
Other Names: beaked hazel
Other Names: sallowthorn, sandthorn, seaberry
Tags: All Items, Fall Colour, Native Alberta Plants, Native North America Plants, Nut Trees, Shrubs, Urban Yards, Wildlife Attracting