Hazelnut tree grow and care – tree of the genus Corylus also known as Hazelnut, Corylus avellana or Common hazel, Hazelnut tree perennial deciduous plant, can grow in temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-8.
Leaves color green in rhomboid shape with serrated edge.
Flower color red for the female and yellow for the male, there is male and female flower that different in the shape, color and hours of blooming
Hazelnut tree nuts
Nut color brown to cream, the nutshell color is brown.
Hazelnut tree for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
How to grow Hazelnut tree growing and care:
Chilling hour’s requirements:
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Yes
Difficulties or problems when growing: Can be aggressive (suckers)
Winter, spring Planting season:
Hazelnut Yellows, aphids, rust, powdery mildew Pests and diseases:
Pruning season: Winter
How to prune:
More for design
Size of the plant? 5-10 m, 15-30 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing
Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement:
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun
No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: No
Spring / Summer Bloom season:
General information about the flower Red for the female flowers and yellow for the male, there is male and female flower that different in the shape, color and hours of blooming
Pollination is done by: Bees
Nuts harvest season: Autumn
Nuts pests or diseases: Empty shell, Sun Scald
What can be done with big quantities of Hazelnut tree nuts? Eat raw, roasted, spread
Work requirements on the nuts: Collect from the ground
How long does it take to bear nuts 2-3 years ?
Ripening of nuts Can be eaten when the nuts not fully ripen :
Spring flowers Summer flowers
Beverage Cooked Eaten raw Spreads & Sauces
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Spring Planting Winter planting
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Big amount of water Regularly water
Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8