Corylus avellana

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Synonyms for Corylus avellana

small nut-bearing tree much grown in Europe

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Corylus Avellana, although amazing in winter complete with catkins, looks pretty hideous in summer with its dull crinkly leaves.
RAPD markers for self-incompatibility in Corylus avellana L.
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.
The cultivated hazelnut (filbert) has been classified as Corylus maxima Mill and Corylus avellana L.
faginea 7 2000 Open forest of Quercus ilex 1140 8 2000 Thicket with Quercus ilex 1235 9 600 Open forest of Tilia platyphyllos 1080 with Quercus faginea 10 400 Open forest of Quercus faginea 1215 11 300 Mixed forest of Corylus avellana 1000 and Quercus faginea 12 200 Open forest of Quercus faginea 1095 13 200 Thicket with Quercus faginea 1155 14 100 Forest of Corylus avellana, 1200 Tilia platyphyllos and Quercus faginea 15 0 Thicket with Quercus faginea 1185 16 0 Open forest of Quercus faginea 1200 17 0 Pine forest with Quercus faginea 1150 18 0 Pine forest with Quercus faginea 1100 19 0 Forest of Corylus avellana 1150 20 0 Forest of Corylus avellana 1150 No.
Fourth on my shopping list is Corylus avellana 'Contorta' - the Corkscrew Hazel.
Corylus avellana 'Contorta' (Corkscrew hazel) This unusual evergreen shrub grows to 6m (20ft) tall and 5m (16ft) wide, producing striking twisted stems and clusters of long yellow catkins at the end of winter.
The twisted hazel, Corylus avellana Contorta and Salix matsudana Tortuosa are the best for borders as they respond well to pruning and can be kept shrub-size.
In Corylus avellana the seed coat (testa) and the pencarp release inhibitors (probably abscisic acid) that travel via the cotyledons to suppress development of the embryonic axis (Bradbeer, 1968; Jarvis, 1975; Shannon et al.