Hazelnuts accept been harvested from the Black Sea arena of Turkey for at atomic 2,300 years. Turkey is still the world’s primary hazelnut exporter. Today, they’re aswell developed in the U.S. Pacific Northwest and abounding added locations of the world, and appeal has developed substantially.
In age-old times, the hazelnut was acclimated as a anesthetic and a tonic. It was mentioned in Chinese manuscripts that date aback.
The hazelnut blooms and pollinates in the average of the winter. Afterwards pollination, the annual stays abeyant until June, if the nut begins to form. During the summer months, the nuts mature, alteration from blooming to shades of hazel. Hazelnuts are about harvested in backward September or October afterwards they abatement to the ground.