BLACK WALNUT - JUGLANS NIGRA

 black walnut form

Common Name: black walnut

Scientific Name: 
Family: Juglandaceae
Genus: Juglans 
Species: nigra

Hardiness Zone: 4 to 9
Height: 75 to 100 ft
Width: 75 to 100 ft

Description:​ ​​The black walnut is readily found on the urban landscape of most Minnesotan cities. These large trees are coveted by wildlife as well as woodworkers. The walnuts feed a wide array of critters while the wood is used in the making of many different types of furniture. The tree prefers a moist soil type but will tolerate drier conditions. The growth rate will be stunted in these drier conditions.

 black walnut bark
 black walnut bud
 black walnut foliage
 black walnut form
 black walnut fruit