by Tim Baker, Northwest Region Horticulture Specialist
With a new crop of fresh nuts in the stores, it’s no wonder that these healthful, chewy morsels become a popular snack item around the holiday season. Pecans, walnuts and chestnuts all grow in various parts of the US, and are widely available. Another one is the filbert, which is also known as the hazelnut.
There are several species of filbert which grow