Corylus avellana

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Related to Corylus avellana: hazelnut tree, hazel tree
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Noun1.Corylus avellana - small nut-bearing tree much grown in EuropeCorylus avellana - small nut-bearing tree much grown in Europe
hazelnut, hazelnut tree, hazel - any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Corylus bearing edible nuts enclosed in a leafy husk
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lunaria plots consisted mainly of Daphne mezereum, Corylus avellana and Padus avium.
in 2005 on the semi-hardwood cuttings of Rose, Koelreuteria paniculata, pittosporum tobira and Corylus avellana, the obtained results regarding the tested plants suggested increase of number of root in the cutting and increase of percentage of rooting compared to control treatment.
The tree's Latin name, Corylus avellana, comes from the Greek word korys which means "helmet" (a reference to the calyx which covers the nut) and avellana which commemorates the town of Avella in Italy where the nuts were cultivated.
A It is common for plants of the hazel, Corylus avellana Contorta, to produce straight stems from the base.
11) A good set of crackers will be needed if you have a bowl of the nuts of Juglans regia and Corylus avellana.
Another of my favourites Corylus avellana, the hazelnut, is a beautiful native whose bark, leaves, catkins and fruit can be used in medicine.
Corylus avellana Contorta - also known as Corkscrew Hazel or Harry Lauder''s Walking Stick - comes into its own now with dramatically twisted stems and early catkins.
Macrofossil plant remains Sample volume, ml A, 600 B, 400 C, 800 CULTURAL PLANTS Cannabis sativa 1 Fagopyrum esculentum 1 Ficus carica 1 Papaver somniferum 4 2 COLLECTED PLANTS Corylus avellana 1 3 Fragaria vesca 4 79 Humulus lupulus 2 36 Rubus idaeus Yaccinium vitis-idaea 1 Yaccinium sp.
pteronyssinus, Cladosporium, Aspergillus mix, cat fur, dog hair, grasses, Corylus avellana, Populus alba, Olea europaea, cereals, positive histamine control and negative saline control) (Stallergens SA, France).