Photos: A New Crop of Hybrid Hazelnuts at Arbor Day Farm
Feb 02 by Adam Howard in General, Greenhouse, Hazelnuts tagged Adam Howard, Arbor Day Farm, greenhouse, hybrid hazelnuts, Nebraska City with 30 comments
We thought you might enjoy seeing what’s growing in the greenhouse at Arbor Day Farm. Right now, there are about 40,000 hybrid hazelnuts thriving in the greenhouse — the most our growing facilities have ever handled in one crop. Enjoy the photos!
Hybrid hazelnuts thrive in the greenhouse at Arbor Day Farm, Nebraska City. This photo shows about 40,000 hazelnuts.
Greehouse Manager Adam Howard checks the root system and structure on a hybrid hazelnut plant. A plant that easily releases from the growing tray indicates that the roots are strong and the plant is almost ready.
A good look at a hybrid hazelnut sprouting in the greenhouse.
These hybrid hazelnuts soak up the warm afternoon sun in the greenhouse at Arbor Day Farm.
Sun streaming into the greenhouse at Arbor Day Farm illuminates the distinct look of the hazelnut leaf.
Find more information about the Arbor Day Foundation’s hybrid hazelnut program online: http://www.arborday.org/programs/hazelnuts/