Great nutritious edible kernels right of the "birch" or Betulaceae family of trees. Filbert / C.maxima is similar in kind, and related to the common hazel but one only differing in having its nut totally covered by its tubular involucre. In the UK, both of these nuts are in general enjoyed as "cobnuts." - Scientific title: Corylus avellana.
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