Hall’s Giant Hazelnut Tree
As the name implies Hall’s Giant Hazelnut Tree produces excellent crops of very large hazelnuts. Trees are moderately resistant to Eastern Filbert Blight and make a great pollenizer for other hazelnut varieties.
Latin Name: Corylus avellana
Site and Soil: Filberts like 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Plant with Jefferson or Theta for cross-pollination.
Hardiness: Filbert trees are hardy to minus 25º F. Flowers are hardy to approx. minus 15º F.
Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting
Size at Maturity:
Bloom Time: Winter and spring
Ripening Time: September
Yield: 20+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Eta is immune to Eastern Filbert Blight. Filbert worm can damage nuts of all Filbert varieties.
USDA Zone: 5
Sunset Western Zone: 2-7
Sunset Northeast Zone: 32, 34-43