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Juglans nigra

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Plant types and subtypes: Trees, Deciduous

Light Requirements: sun, part-sun

Water Use: medium

Soil Moisture: moist

Soil Description: neutral, rich, loam, clay, sand

Height: 50'-80'

Bloom Time: April, May, June

Bloom Color: yellow, green, brown

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Additional Tags: edible, fragrant plant, showy fruit

Juglans nigra (black walnut)
  • Juglans nigra (black walnut)
  • Juglans nigra (black walnut)
  • Juglans nigra (black walnut)
  • Juglans nigra (black walnut)

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Description

Juglans nigra

Also known as:

black walnut

,

eastern black walnut

Scientific Synonyms:

Wallia nigra

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WV

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Hamamelididae
Order Juglandales
Family Juglandaceae Walnut family
Genus Juglans walnut
Species Juglans nigra black walnut