Lonicera caerulea Chito
Beaked Hazelnut is a multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub native to North America.
The Chito Haskap is a fruit-bearing shrub with large, tart-sweet berries that are ready for harvest in late June and into July. This shrub blooms in spring with small white flowers, and has medium-firm berries. Their taste is typically described as something between a raspberry and a blueberry.
BEAKED HAZELNUT QUICK FACTS
CHITO HASKAP QUICK FACTS
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Fruit size: large
Harvest: late june/july
Nuts: edible nuts that are attractive to wildlife
Toxicity: Not toxic, but tiny filaments from the husk can irritate skin that it contacts
Other Names: beaked hazel
Other Names: blue stuart honeyberry
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