Return to the New Jersey Gardening Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
hazelnuts

Posted by fpgoa NJ (My Page) on
Mon, Feb 28, 11 at 16:59

My hazelnut (filbert) fascination began when I saw the Arbor Day society people selling hazelnut plants a few years back. I researched the hybrid plant they are attempting to grow at Rutgers but they always seem short on plants available to the public.
I got some "seeds" this year online of European and Turkish hazels.
Has anybody had any success growing these in NJ? I am outside of Phila and have seen some wild plants in a few NJ state forests.


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: hazelnuts

I have a hazelnut tree growing in Zone 5b in upstate PA. My landscaper planted it about 8 years and it's growing beautifully. Unfortunately I don't know what variety is it. And I know I need to plant another 1 or 2 in order to get nuts. That's a project for another summer. Planting in glacial rock is a Herculean task - we had to use a crowbar and a mallet to plant daffodils.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the New Jersey Gardening Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here