Ennis hazel trees

  • Pick: Late-season (mid-October)
  • Uses: Eat fresh | Cookery 

Ennis is a a strong-flavoured hazel, which crops reliably and heavily. The nuts are fairly large

Ennis has become one of the major commercial hazel varieties, and is also a good choice for the home orchard.

Ennis hazel trees for sale

Sorry we have not been able to produce any trees of this variety this season.

We may still be able to propagate it to order for you. Please contact us for more details.

Summary features of Ennis


  • Gardening skill: Average?
  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Fertility: Not self-fertile?
  • Pollinating others: Average?
  • Ploidy: Diploid?
  • Vigour: Large?
  • Bearing regularity: Regular?
  • Attractive blossom
    Attractive catkins.



  • Fruit colour: Brown
  • Leaf colour: Green


  • Temperate climates
  • Tolerates cold winters
  • UK Zone 2 - Northern UK: Yes
  • Planting position: Tolerates partial shade

Pollination guide for Ennis

Ennis is self-sterile and needs to be pollinated by another tree of a different variety nearby.

Important: advice about pollination

How to grow Ennis hazel trees

Ennis is a good pollinator for Cosford.

See our hazelnut pollination matrix.

More information on how to grow hazelnut trees.

Historical details


Botanical name

Corylus avellana 'Ennis'

UK-grown trees All our trees are grown in the UK.

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