European Filbert, Common Filbert, Common Hazelnut, European Hazelnut Corylus avellana

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Botanical Name:

Corylus avellana

Family:

Betulaceae

Genus:

Corylus

Species:

avellana

Common Name:

European Filbert, Common Filbert, Common Hazelnut, European Hazelnut

Seeds Per Pound:
112
Quantity:
48.51 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
12
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
20 feet
Collection Locale:
Washington
Crop Year:
2018
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5
In Stock: 48.51 lb
Prices
  • Corylus avellana

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
8.95
1 lb
29.50
1 kg
58.00
10 lb
195.00
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 180 days.
Germination: sow 1-2" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: 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.