Lonicera caerulea Blue Stuart
Beaked Hazelnut is a multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub native to North America.
The Blue Stuart Haskap is a fruit-bearing shrub that produces medium-sized, oval-shaped and sweet berries. Their taste is typically described as something between a raspberry and a blueberry. The berries are ready for harvest through June and July, and are of medium firmness.
BEAKED HAZELNUT QUICK FACTS
BLUE STUART HASKAP QUICK FACTS
Berries: blue, oval
Harvest: 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: chito honeyberry
Tags: All Items, Fall Colour, Native Alberta Plants, Native North America Plants, Nut Trees, Shrubs, Urban Yards, Wildlife Attracting