Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

In England, there is no lore about the hazel as a tree, though its twigs were said to make good dowsing rods. The nuts are used in love divinations, and ‘going nutting’ or ‘gathering nuts’ are euphemisms for love-making.

Subjects: Religion.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.