Corpus ID: 90615529

Farges Filbert Corylus fargesii

  title={Farges Filbert Corylus fargesii},
  author={A. Aiello},
  • A. Aiello
  • Published 2010
  • Biology
  • exploration is to introduce new species into cultivation, and it is a rare and exciting opportunity for any plant collector to do so. Corylus fargesii (Farges filbert) was first described in China by Western botanists in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Although herbarium specimens were collected during this “golden age” of plant exploration, there is no evidence that living specimens were grown in arboreta and botanic gardens from these early collections. The first NACPEC collection of C… CONTINUE READING