My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“It would be awesome if the college could work toward building a wind generator or start investing in photovoltaics to cut our electricity bill.”
Desktop Technology Specialist David Levine

175th Celebration

In 2012 the college celebrated 175 years as an institution of teaching and learning. Visit the 175th website for more information and to view photos of the events.

American Hazel Corylus americana
Birch Betulaceae family

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Leaves: American Hazel leaves are heart-shaped and double toothed leaves; 2-5" in length.

Flowers: Catkins are stalked and are approximately one inch long.

Twigs are hairy.

Fruits: Hazel nuts,which are edible, are enclosed in thin, flattened, hairy, ragged-edged husks.

Form/Habitat: American Hazel is an understory upland shrub.

NWI Status: FACU-



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