Plant Care Chinese Hazelnut

Chinese Hazelnut

Also known as

Turkish hazel and Turkish filbert


Corylus colurna

How to care for Chinese Hazelnut


How often to water your Chinese Hazelnut

Water needs for Chinese Hazelnut
0.5 cups
every 9

Chinese Hazelnut needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Water 0.5 cups every

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Chinese Hazelnut in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Chinese Hazelnut: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Chinese Hazelnut love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Chinese Hazelnut does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Chinese Hazelnut in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Chinese Hazelnut

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Chinese Hazelnut: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Chinese Hazelnut after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Difficulty Level

Chinese Hazelnut is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Chinese Hazelnut

Chinese Hazelnut

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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