Juglans regia

Botanical Name: Juglans regia

Phonetic: Jug-Lanz re-GEE-uh

Common Name(s): English Walnut

Family: Juglandaceae
Origin: Southeastern Europe to Himalayas, China, central Russia
Plant Type: Tree
Persistence: Deciduous

Leaf Type: Odd-pinnate compound
Number of Leaflets: 5-7
Leaf Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Texture: Medium
Density: Medium
Bloom Season: Late spring/May-June
Flower Color(s): Yellowish-green/insignificant

Exposure: Full sun
USDA: 3-7
Growth Rate: Medium                             
Height: 40-60 Feet 
Spread: 40-60 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium/2 
Pest/Diseases: No serious problems, anthracnose, blight, root rot, canker, leaf spot, shoot dieback, caterpillars, webworm
Soil: Moist, organically rich, well-drained soils

Features: Fragrant leaves, showy edible fruit, drought tolerant, deep taproot, can create litter, can be toxic to other plants
Uses: Shade tree, edible gardens

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