Additional information for Walnut

Walnut

Walnut

Details  Moderately fast growing nut tree producing large edible nuts in a two part shell. Trees excrete jugulone that inhibits plant growth of most other species.
Common name  Walnut, English walnut, Persian Walnut,
Botanical name  Juglans regia
Family  Juglandaceae
Height (m)  20
Seeds / nuts / tubers  
Wind tolerance  Moderate
Shade / Sun  Full sun - part shade

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Black locust

Black locust

Common name  Black locust
Botanical name  Robinia pseudoacacia
Details  Fast growing thorny tree with ground durable timber.
All parts of the plant (except the flowers) and especially the bark, should be considered to be toxic. The toxins are destroyed by heat.
Family  Fabaceae or Leguminosae
Flowers  White
Diameter  15.00
Height (m)  25
Drought tolerance  
Jugulone tolerance  
Nitrogen fixer  
Seeds / nuts / tubers  
Shade / Sun  Full sun
Wind tolerance  Moderate
European hazelnut

European hazelnut

Botanical name  Corylus avellana
Family  Betulaceae
Details  Broadly columnar, deciduous. Very edible hazel nuts in March with yellow autumn leaves in April. Make great windbreaks yielding nuts, small poles and rods. Coppice readily.
Wind pollinated (not self fertile)
Frost hardy
Diameter  3.00
Height (m)  5
Jugulone tolerance  
Seeds / nuts / tubers  
Soil type  Most (prefers moist)
Wind tolerance  High
Tags    nuts