- In the Garden
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- Heather Garden
- Corylus avellana 'Contorta'
Corylus avellana 'Contorta'
Common name: Corkscrew hazel, Harry Lauder's walking stick
Corylus avellana 'Contorta' was found in an English hedgerow in Victorian times, and it later got its popular name because the Scottish comedian, Harry Lauder, used it as a cane.
(Photo with red background by Midge Oke)