Diospyros virginiana

  • BOTANICAL NAME: Diospyros virginiana
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    Corylus avellana
  • PRONUNCIATION:
  • COMMON NAME: European Filbert
  • FAMILY:Betulaceae
  • NATIVITY:
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  • LANDSCAPE USE:
  • FOLIAGE: Alternate, simple 2- 4" long, 1 1/2" long, 1 1/2 to 3" wide. Suborbicular to broad ovate, double serrate and slightly lobate margin, acuminate apex and cordate base.
  • BUDS: Imbricate ovoid rounded glabrescent with ciliate scales. 1/6 to 1/3"long. Green to brown.
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  • FLOWER:
  • FRUIT: Involucre shorter or slightly longer than nut.
  • PROPAGATION:
  • PESTS: None serious.
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