TF0527 : Corylus Catkins

taken 7 years ago, near to Hawthorpe, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Corylus Catkins
Corylus Catkins
Early catkins like this are typical of the various Corylus species, the Hazels.

This is the male inforescence. The female one is a tiny red spike on top of a cone bud. Hazel is monoecious but not self-fertile. There is not another Hazel along this hedgerow, so all this pollen is likely to go to waste.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 February, 2015   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 15 February, 2015
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Woodland, Forest 
Tree (from Tags)
Hazel 
Primary Subject of Photo
Tree 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 0592 2751 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:50.0824N 0:25.7483W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TF 0592 2751
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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