Black Walnut

Juglans nigra


An attractive tree whose natural range reaches central Minnesota, it is adapted to well-drained, sheltered locations in the prairies. Large compound leaves and round edible nuts.



Height: 45′

Spread: 30′

Light Needs: Full Sun

Hardiness Zone: 3

Foliage Colour: Green

Fall Foliage: Light Yellow

Growth Habit: Oval to Rounded

Flower Colour: N/A

Blooms: N/A

Key Features: Edible Nuts (Produced in Fall), Large Leaves

Landscape Uses: Shade, Requires a Protected Space