Lonicera caerulea Kawai
Beaked Hazelnut is a multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub native to North America.
The Kawai Haskap is a compact fruit-bearing shrub that blooms with small white flowers in early spring and then fruits with medium-sized, oval shaped berries in late June and July. Their taste is usually described as something between a raspberry and a blueberry. The berries are blue and sweet and are great for fresh eating or preserves.
BEAKED HAZELNUT QUICK FACTS
KAWAI HASKAP QUICK FACTS
Lowest Price: $12.49 - SAVE UP TO 26%
Fruit size: medium
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: kawai honeyberry
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