Common Filbert, European Filbert, Common Hazelnut, European Hazelnut Corylus avellana - Corylus maxima , Corylus arborescens , Corylus intermedia , Corylus sativa , Corylus tubulosa , Corylus sylvestris
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Common Filbert, European Filbert, Common Hazelnut, European Hazelnut
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In Stock: 77.29 lb
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Growing Info, follow in order:
Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
cold stratify for 180 days.
sow 1-2" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to artificial stratification.
In a Nutshell:
* Common hazel is typically a shrub reaching 3–8 m tall, but can reach 15 m. The leaves are deciduous , rounded, 6–12 cm long and across, softly hairy on both surfaces, and with a double-serrate margin. more...
* One of the species grown for its nuts, may grow as a tree or, more often, a multi-stemmed shrub, dark green leaves, native to Europe, western Asia, north Africa.
* The seed can be eaten raw or roasted and used in breads, cakes, biscuits, sweets etc. An excellent nut for raw eating. They can also be liquidized and used as a plant milk. Rich in oil. more...
* Our seed is collected from the variety Jefferson which is open pollinated by the varieties Theta and Yamhill.
All of these were selected for their Eastern Filbert Blight resistance.
* Jefferson is also the best in shell variety yet found with resistance. Its late blooming habit and hardiness, combined with high yield offer lots of potential.