Filbert (Corylus maxima)
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The seed contains up to 65% of a non-drying oil, used in paints, cosmetics etc[13, 46, 57, 132]. The whole seed can be used to polish and oil wood. Very easy and effective[K].
Plants can be grown as a tall hedge. They need to be left untrimmed or only lightly trimmed if seed is required.
Wood – soft, easy to split, not very durable, beautifully veined. Used for inlay work, small items of furniture, hurdles, wattles, basketry, pea sticks etc[7, 13, 23, 46, 61, 63, 66, 125]. The twigs are used as dowsing rods by water diviners. The wood also yields a good quality charcoal, used by artists[63, 101].
Cultivation & Habitat
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