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Order: Juglandales
   Family: Juglandaceae
            Genus: Juglans
                        Specie: regia

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Rich well-drained soil

Features: Small leaves have 7 leaflets with smooth edges; round fruit

Uses: Specimen tree Fruit production Large gardens Timber tree Shade tree

Zones: 4-10

Description: Native to southeastern Europe, the Himalayas and China, this walnut has been grown for centuries for its edible nuts; the timber is also prized. The bark is pale gray and fissured, while the crown is widespreading with many twisted branches. The small lea

Growth Habit: Wide-domed habit


Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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