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Date Photo Taken: 03/31/2012
Location: lawrenceville, ga
Posted By: skreamnmom

Notes:

we went to a yard sale and saw this tree. the owner said it is called a crooked tree. But I can not find anything on this. Do you have any info

COMMENTS

  1. Kirk Unregistered says:

    This is a contorted filbert or hazelnut tree aka Harry Lauders Walking Stick (proper name Corylus avellana ‘Contorta’)

    April 1st, 2012 at 10:28 am
  2. sally Unregistered says:

    looks like Harry Lauter’s Walking Stick “Corylus avellana” We call ours Harry Potter

    April 1st, 2012 at 5:57 pm
  3. Bobby Unregistered says:

    Harry Lauders walking stick. http://www.flickr.com/photos/43773191@N00/547881726/
    Here is a short article on the tree you may find interesting. http://davesgarden.com/guides/articles/view/2031/

    April 1st, 2012 at 7:59 pm
  4. denise puckett Unregistered says:

    where can i purchase at a reasonable price, we live in ga.

    April 2nd, 2012 at 8:37 pm
  5. mat Registered says:

    I got mine at Wilkenson Mill Gardens. I got a smaller one at the nursery and it was much more reasonable that the one in the catalog. It’s also a great place to spend an afternoon!
    http://www.hydrangea.com/shopping/pgm-more_information.php?id=431&=SID#MOREINFO

    April 6th, 2012 at 10:29 pm
  6. sunnysue2009 Flower Fanatic says:

    I bought mine through springhillnursery.com and it’s been fine.

    April 17th, 2012 at 7:54 pm
  7. sunnysue2009 Flower Fanatic says:

    Sorry,
    I just went to their site(Springhill) and they no longer have it.

    April 17th, 2012 at 8:29 pm

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