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Noisette in French

August 21, 2009

In French, noisette means hazelnut.  Noisette is a French family name that most likely originated long ago among hazelnut growers.  The Noisettes Family in France were renowned for their roses.  In the 1700’s they were gardeners for the King.

Hazelnut on the tree

Hazelnut on the tree

A whole bunch of hazelnuts

A whole bunch of hazelnuts

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