Corylus avellana

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Corylus avellana
Corylus avellana.jpg
Common hazel leaves an nits
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fagales
Faimily: Betulaceae or Corylaceae[1]
Genus: Corylus
Species: C. avellana
Binomial name
Corylus avellana
L.
Corylus avellana range.svg
Distribution map

Corylus avellana, the common hazel or hizzle, is a species o hazel native tae Europe an wastren Asie, frae the Breetish Isles sooth tae Iberie, Greece, Turkey an Cyprus, north tae central Scandinavie, an east tae the central Ural Moontains, the Caucasus, an northwastren Iran.[2][3][4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Fitter, R. and Fitter A., The Wild Flowers of Britain and Northern Europe (1978) 3rd Eds. William Collins & Sons Ltd, Glasgow
  2. Rushforth, K. (1999). Trees of Britain and Europe. Collins ISBN 0-00-220013-9.
  3. Den Virtuella Floran: map
  4. Trees for Life Hazel species profile