WALNUT

Tulare - Not Available 2019

Juglans regia

DESCRIPTION:

A medium sized, upright growing tree, producing heavy crops of large rounded nuts, containing high quality kernels. This cultivar is especially well-suited to hedgerow plantings.

MATURITY:

April to May (Mid to Late Season)

SUGGESTED POLLINATORS:

Considered self fertile, however generally planting 2 different varieties assists in pollination.

COMMENTS:

Used fresh, and for drying, cooking. Generally takes a few years before cropping. Prefers temperate climates.

TREE CARE:

Plant in a sunny position with well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilise when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting