Botanical Name: Juglans nigra
Common Name: Black Walnut
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Height: 50-70' Spread: 30-50' Habit/Form: Broadly rounded to oval Growth Rate: Medium Zone: 4-9
Cultural Requirements: Sun; prefers deep fertile, moist, well- drained soil; tolerant of drought, high pH soils; all parts of tree produce juglone, toxic to some plants.
Ornamental Characteristics: Yellow fall color
Uses in the Landscape: Shade tree for large properties or natural areas.
Butterfly Caterpillar/larval Host: Banded Hairstreak
Aerial Salt Tolerance: Highest degree of salt tolerance. Use in the most exposed areas.
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