Lana Weldon wrote:And you also help wildlife by growing hazel:
Alexandra and Colin Proctor wrote:Ooooo... and I would love to hear if any others have noticed which plants like to grow with hazels. Our understory has remained virtuallu empty beneath them for years... even the apple mint we transplanted didn't take. I have heard of a hazel orchard having great success with truffles beneath them.... but would love to hear of any other edible successes in the food forest model for beneath hazels.
Cindy Loos wrote:Very informative. Thank you.
But I DO have a question...
How do you keep squirrels from eating your hazels
J Johnson wrote:Here is SW Missouri, our white tailed buddies just love hazelnuts. Of course they have tons (literally) of acorns and hickory nuts to feast on. Around here Walnuts tend to be a squirrel thing. Be well. Jim Johnson